Abstinence Education

 
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National pediatrics group urges birth control for teens

By Rachel Lynn Aldrich
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Health | The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), the nation’s most influential pediatricians group, wants teen girls to get IUDs or hormonal implants to keep them…

Explicit sex ed poster part of ‘abstinence’ curriculum

By Sarah Padbury
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Abstinence Education | A 13-year-old girl in Shawnee, Kan., used her cell phone to take a photo of a shocking poster hanging on her science classroom’s door earlier this month.

Illinois abandons abstinence-only education

By Elise Grafe
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Education | Almost nine out of 10 Republican parents support abstinence education. And three-quarters of Democrats feel the same, according to a national survey released…

Liberal newspaper admits the pill doesn’t always work

By Alissa Robertson
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Media | The headline on a recent article in The Washington Post made a bold statement for a liberal publication: “You won’t get pregnant if you use the pill, right?

Plan B is plan A in New York schools

By Alissa Robertson
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Health | Parents across the nation were shocked last month when a federal judge ruled girls as young as 13 could have unfettered access to emergency contraceptives…

Obama budget cuts abstinence education funds

By Tiffany Owens
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Politics | In the budget he delivered yesterday to Capitol Hill, President Barack Obama axed funds for sexual risk avoidance (SRA) education, even though research shows…

Philly high schools get condom dispensers

By Whitney Williams
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Sex Education | Remember the days of standing at the school vending machine, overwhelmed by the variety of drinks and snacks it had to offer? Coca-Cola or Pepsi? Animal…

Trouble in Ohio

By Daniel James Devine
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Politics | CINCINNATI— With the two presidential candidates divided in Ohio by less than 100,000 votes much of Election Night, complications in the way the state…

Stop, in the name of love

By Leah Driggers
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Abstinence Education | PLANO, Texas—At 8 a.m. 34 teens ready for a discussion of sex-sex abstinence, that is-bite into Krispy Kreme doughnuts on the second floor of Vines High…

The method proven 100% effective

By Edward E. Plowman
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Abstinence Education | Teen pregnancy rates are the highest in the developed world. Now once-reluctant public educators give the save-sex message a chance-as abortion profiteers'

 
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