How do we not have access to affordable contraceptives by now?

How Far We Haven’t Come With Access To Affordable Contraceptives

One day my female boss said, “Our insurance doesn’t cover birth control, but it covers Viagra.” How do we not have access to affordable Read...
Michelle Back    |   11.8.17   |   SHARE
To make it work with methods that aren’t as conventional or effective (which most nonhormonal methods are not), you have to make a game plan and stick to it.

Navigating Contraception When You Have Mental Illness

I began to see my mental health go completely downhill. This led me to seek out a psychiatrist, who raised an interesting concern: she thought my Read...
Erin McKelle    |   02.21.17   |   SHARE
You know what I love as much as, if not more than, vibrators? Vibrating gloves.

Incredible Inventions That Have Completely Revolutionized Sex

Sex-related health advances, toys, and tech have come a long way from one-size-fits-all-condoms or vibrators that are just varying degrees of the Read...
Gigi Engle    |   12.13.16   |   SHARE
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[M]any doctors aren’t properly educated on matters of sexual health. Image: Thinkstock.

Our Schools And Doctors Don't Get That Contraception Goes Beyond The Pill

While there are numerous contraceptives that fall under the umbrella of “birth control,” people in North America have many misconceptions surrounding Read...
Katie Ingram    |   08.9.16   |   SHARE
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Why I'm Giving Your Teenagers Condoms

"However, if you've ever met a teenager, you know that roughly 75% of them will never willingly walk into the school nurse's office and ask about Read...
Jody Allard    |   07.31.15   |   SHARE

Ask Momma Bare: Is My 15-year-old Having Sex? What Do I DO?

Your kid is gonna do some dumb stuff. Accept it. Read...
joni edelman, RN   |   05.25.15   |   SHARE
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Congressional Candidate James Woods Sends Condoms To Anti-Choice Group

Introducing James Woods: the atheist Congressional candidate who trolled anti-choice groups with brilliantly-labeled condoms. Read...
Kelley Calkins   |   08.27.14   |   SHARE

Seriously? Alaska Bars Offer Free Pregnancy Tests to Drunk Women

Twenty bars in Alaska will soon offer pregnancy tests to patrons. While well-intentioned, we have to wonder: Is this really the smartest plan? Read...
Giana Ciapponi    |   06.23.14   |   SHARE
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