Avatar universal

Dr appointment

Hey guys, I need some help from anyone with experience. I am about 7 weeks so I'm just getting started and I just turned 18 last week. My bf and I are still in high school and I haven't told my parents yet. My mom doesn't have health insurance on me but I feel like I should start going for check ups. I'm not sure what to do. Should I just read baby books or go sign up for insurance? I don't really have the money to pay for it each month either.
3 Responses
Avatar universal
You can get insurance through your state.  
Avatar universal
Yeah u can apply for insurace through your state.. im not really sure how it all works but i dont think they can deny care when your pregnant then again to me its common since that they would help anyways but like i said im not to sure. But u should call around and ask because if u dont have them you'll definitely need some type of prenatal care.
Avatar universal
Make an appt to check on your baby and they will help you to fix all that, thats what i did and they're helping me.
Have an Answer?

You are reading content posted in the Pregnancy Community

Top Pregnancy Answerers
13167 tn?1327194124
Austin, TX
Learn About Top Answerers
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
Get information and tips on how to help you choose the right place to deliver your baby.
Get the facts on how twins and multiples are formed and your chance of carrying more than one baby at a time.
Learn about the risks and benefits of circumcision.
What to expect during the first hours after delivery.
Learn about early screening and test options for your pregnancy.
Learn about testing and treatment for GBS bacterium.