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One For The Girls, Period.

Dear Blog,

While I sit here in a cramping, hormonal heap, I thought “Hey, lets write a blog about how crappy periods are” and voilà! 654 more words

Blogs Upon Blogs

Male contraceptive successfully stops sperm without affecting hormones in monkeys.

Men have two practical choices for contraception; the condom which has a high typical use failure rate of approximately 18% or vasectomy which is expensive and not readily reversible.  448 more words



I think it is so important to talk about contraception and our experiences with it to help each other out and share our stories so that it becomes more acceptable and commonplace to speak about these topics. 582 more words


"I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me will never hunger,

Gospel JN 6:35-40

Jesus said to the crowds,
“I am the bread of life;
whoever comes to me will never hunger,
and whoever believes in me will never thirst. 118 more words

The Pill and EDNOS

I started the contraceptive pill last month and it has been a long month. A month of up and downs, but what’s new there. Every month seems to be like a sickly rollercoaster lately and I just wish it would settle down. 573 more words

Mental Health

1968 ~ 'Humane Vitae' and the Family

1968 was not an especially good year to be 16 years old. I well remember the exceptional discord and violence that seemed to envelope society at every level. 2,559 more words

Social Critique

Do not work for food that perishes but for the food that endures for eternal life,

Gospel JN 6:22-29

The next day, the crowd that remained across the sea
saw that there had been only one boat there,
and that Jesus had not gone along with his disciples in the boat, 182 more words