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Contraception: Ladies' Choice?

The pill.

The implant.

The IUD.

The patch.

The diaphragm.

The shot.

The ring.

Plan B.

Tubal ligation.

What do they have in common?? 925 more words

Adolescent Sexuality

"Mom, we're pregnant".....Moving forward when your world is rocked.

I was fortunate enough to sit next to a very interesting and inspiring woman on the plane the other day. Her most recent work involves caring for and counseling people who have HIV/AIDS. 699 more words

Adolescent Sexuality

D. H. Lawrence, "The Rocking Horse Winner"

“Malabar! Malabar! Did I say Malabar, mother?  Did I say Malabar? Do you think I’m lucky, mother? I knew Malabar, didn’t I? Over eighty thousand pounds!

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Arm-ing our young women with protection

A couple of weeks ago, amidst the disturbing reports of violence in the Middle East and the eye-opening spread of Ebola, a little news blurb caught my attention – on both the local and national news. 1,130 more words

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Let's change the channel.

Bullying….something we hope our children don’t experience – or instigate. Even if they do not experience bullying directly, 56% of students have been bystanders and witnessed bullying in the school setting. 1,002 more words

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