Sex and Birth Control

Empower yourself with information about sex and sexuality as well as birth control options.

Birth Control

Tubal Sterilization (Tubal Ligation)

Tubal sterilization is a permanent form of birth control that closes off a woman’s fallopian tubes. It is often referred…

Progestin-Only Birth Control Pills

A progestin-only birth control pill is often called the "mini-pill." Because this pill doesn't contain estrogen, it may not have…

Emergency Contraception

Emergency contraception is a form of birth control. Learn about the different types, how to use them, and their benefits…

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Sex and Sexuality

Common Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)

STIs are infections spread by sexual contact. They are very common, and many can be cured. The best way to…

Coping With an HIV Diagnosis

Receiving an HIV diagnosis can be frightening. Remember that HIV is manageable and can be treated with medicines.

LGBTQ Mental Health Issues

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) teens are at greater risk for poor mental health.

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