Sex and Birth Control

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

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Birth Control

Emergency Contraception

Emergency contraception is a method of preventing pregnancy if used within a short period of time after having sex.

Depo-Provera: An Injectable Contraceptive

Depo-Provera is a form of birth control. It is an injection, or shot, that contains progestin. You must get it…

Natural Family Planning

Natural family planning (NFP) is a form of pregnancy planning. It does not involve medicine or devices. It tracks when…

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Sex and Sexuality

LGBTQ Mental Health Issues

LGBTQ teens and young adults are at a greater risk for poor mental health than other youth. As a parent,…

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a medicine people can take before coming into contact with HIV that can prevent them from…

HPV Vaccine is for Boys, Too

Girls—and boys—can both benefit from getting the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. The vaccine reduces chances of developing some cancers later…

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