I can remember when I saw the first adolescent in my DC office who sent nude photos of herself online. She was also the first teenager in my office to have a smart phone. 2,203 more words
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Karolina Widerström, born in 1856, enjoyed a long and productive career not only as a physician but also as a politician and a champion of women’s rights. 561 more words
Things have been fairly heavy on Sex & the Sanctuary so I figured I’d lighten things up a bit on this Humpday. Earlier this week I asked on Facebook how people who have committed to abstinence, either as a premarital principle or for another reason, maintain that commitment. 261 more words
MPs debated the Sex and Relationships Education (Curriculum) Bill today, it’s a bill that will probably get Daily Mail writers very blustery and red faced but it’s vital for young people in Britain that schools are made to give some sort of sex and relationship education. 573 more words
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Teach your child sexual agency. Whether boy or girl, 2 or 12, teach your child that her body is her own. No one, not even you, can tell him what to do with his body, what feels good, what is right for him, etc.
Non-existent would be a good place to start. Although I know that my father in particular was a sexually charged guy and there were even rumors in the community that got back to my mother that he was a serial adulterer, the topic of sex itself was never mentioned or should I say have any open lines of communication in my home ever. 430 more words