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What I Didn't Learn at School

It’s time we sat down and had a talk, you and I. I think what I want to say is best summed up in a personal anecdote from Sixth Form. 953 more words

LGBT

Single? Sexual? Be safe

Recently, a friend and her sister visited a retirement community in our neighborhood. They chatted up several residents, including the sweet, 90-year-old widower who’d lost his beloved wife some months before. 668 more words

Condition News

REAL SexED!

How would I describe real SexEd? 3 words: unbiased, accurate and fact-based. Okay the last one might have been 2 words.

Unbiased.

Information should be given on neutral grounds, regardless of your own opinion on a subject. 358 more words

Sex

AIDS and Today's Teen

December 1st is World Aids Day. You may have seen the red ribbons or RED logos around your communities or in the news. This disease has been recognized since the early 1980s, and many over 40 years old remember the fear, panic and sadness of watching those ill with HIV transition to AIDs and lose their life battle. 375 more words

Parenting

Gender Violence:The Health Impact - Sexual Assualt, HIV/AIDS & Other STIs

by Jaya Shreedhar

It’s been a good many years, but I remember the waving fields of wheat, the distant bleating of goats and the pungent fragrance of dung at the entrance to Shama Devi’s mud-and- thatch dwelling in Uttar Pradesh. 1,002 more words

Gender Violence

Setting the Record Straight - Four Sex Myths Debunked

I think we can all agree that sex is on our minds everyday (19 times per day for men and 10 times per day for women; Fisher, Moore, & Pittenger, 2012). 311 more words

Youth at Risk

There should be great concern that the rate of infection of HIV and other STIs will go up as a number of Jamaican parents on hearing their child is gay throw them out. 269 more words

Children Our Future