What if I see a heartbeat?
In Texas, once a heartbeat has been detected, abortion in prohibited by law.
What if I don’t see a heartbeat?
There are many reasons why a woman can have a positive pregnancy test and a heartbeat cannot be detected on a sonogram.
You may not have a viable pregnancy. About 10 to 20 percent of known pregnancies end in miscarriage.
If you don’t have a viable pregnancy an abortion may be unnecessary.
What about the people who help me get an abortion?
Medically Reviewed August 2021