The right's big abortion lie: The very real ways pro-life politics make women ...
Originally restricted to women with children, it is now recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics as a front line option for sexually active teens. It works as an internal barrier method, by thickening cervical mucus, and has the bonus health ...
Health program offers free birth control to more poor teens
Expanded access comes amid an effort to get sexually active teens to use long-acting reversible contraception known as LARCs. Those include intrauterine devices and hormonal implants and are recommended by doctors because they are highly effective, ...
Teen Smokers are a Dying Breed
However, again the results are mixed: The use of condoms among sexually active teens declined slightly from the peak of 63% in 2003, to 59% today. The decline in cigarette smoking has largely been attributed to better education programs and increased ...
7 Sexting Tips For Hotter Digital Dirty Talk
... in “WHAT ABOUT THE CHILDREN,” a recent study found that almost nine in ten American adults have sexted. That could be partly because a lot of those “children” (read: sexually active teens) that everyone was so concerned about are now young adults.
7 Problems With The State Of Sex Ed In America Today, And How We Can Make It ...
"The research is incredibly clear," says Hauser. Condom access in schools "does not increase sexual activity and does not hasten the onset of sexual activity." Condom usage merely increases among already-sexually active teens - which is a wonderful thing.
Few gay, bisexual teen males being tested for HIV
The testing rate was slightly higher, at 30 percent, among the sexually active teens. Teens were more likely to report being tested for HIV if they knew where to be screened, but only about 43 percent of participants knew of a testing location. About a ...
The New Yorker
Planned Parenthood Means Fewer Abortions
The New Yorker
Roughly half of the more than six million pregnancies in the United States each year are unintended. And many of them are to young mothers: according to the Guttmacher Institute, the rate of unintended pregnancies among sexually active teens is double ...
Watch Laverne Cox And Nick Offerman In The Best Sex Ed Video Ever
Sex ed isn't just the most awkward, uncomfortable class you'll ever take in high school: Depending on where you live, it's also the one class that can completely fail to actually teach you anything you need to know. In the latest “Last Week Tonight ...
Emails reveal Lerner considered targeting… Bristol Palin
Extrapolating from that a bit, they no doubt are involved in the issue of getting contraception out there to sexually active teens and who knows where they come down on the abortion issue. First, how is that a political organization in any way shape or ...
New York Daily News
Over 20% of sexually active teens took morning-after pill - NY Daily News ...
New York Daily News
NEW YORK — More than 1 in 5 sexually active teen girls have used the morning-after pill — a dramatic increase that likely reflects that it's easier now for teens to buy the emergency contraceptive. A report released Wednesday shows teen use of the ...
1-In-5 Sexually Active Teens Have Used The Morning-After Pill - The Frisky
More Teens Using Morning-After Pill, Says CDC Report : LIFE : Tech Times
Study shows teens having less sex | Boston Herald