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Am I Pregnant?: Myths and Facts About Sex

Am I Pregnant?: Myths and Facts About Sex

Many women ask themselves this question throughout their lives. Understanding what causes pregnancy and debunking the myths may help you find the answer.

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Missed Birth Control Pill Advocacy Sheet

Missed Birth Control Pill Advocacy Sheet

Birth control pills are an easy way to prevent pregnancy, but when you forget to take them, it can send screaming panic alarm bells to your brain and a feeling of insurmountable dread.

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Outercourse: Dry Humping, Dry Sex and Other Sexual Behaviors

Outercourse: Dry Humping, Dry Sex and Other Sexual Behaviors

Questions abound regarding dry humping, dry sex and dry intercourse. The terms have been defined in many ways, but learn what they really mean.

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Answers for Women: Am I Pregnant After Dry Sex, Making Out with Clothes On?

Answers for Women: Am I Pregnant After Dry Sex, Making Out with Clothes On?

There is so much misinformation about sex, which confuses women about how they can become pregnant. Learn what must happen for a pregnancy to actually occur.

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Answers for Women Needing to Know: Am I Pregnant After Unprotected Sex

Answers for Women Needing to Know: Am I Pregnant After Unprotected Sex

We can't know an exact percentage on your chances for pregnancy, but anytime you have unprotected sex, you have an increased chance of pregnancy.

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The Misconceptions of Sex

The Misconceptions of Sex

The more questions we get from our readers under 21, the more we realize that misconceptions about sex abound. Understanding such errors helps create a healthier and more accurate awareness of sexual well-being.

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Vaginal Discharge and Cervical Mucus: Frequently Asked Questions

Vaginal Discharge and Cervical Mucus: Frequently Asked Questions

Vaginal discharge is a clear, white or off-white fluid that comes out of your vagina. Although the fluid may seem abnormal, it is actually a sign of a healthy vagina.

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Pregnancy Stages and Symptoms

Pregnancy Stages and Symptoms

The 40 or so weeks of pregnancy are divided into three stages or trimesters that are each 12 - 13 weeks long. Each group of weeks brings dramatic changes to the developing baby and physical changes and symptoms for Mom.

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Group: Reproductive Health Advocacy

Group: Reproductive Health Advocacy

Sex education is important in schools, but it should start at home. Knowledge about sex and sexuality is every young person's right and it's the parents' responsibilities to provide this .

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Can I Get Pregnant If He Only Inserts His Tip?

Can I Get Pregnant If He Only Inserts His Tip?

By definition, a virgin is someone who has never had sexual interaction. However, many women often have a difficult time determining if they truly are a virgin or are at risk of pregnancy after an intimate moment.

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What Is Plan B?

What Is Plan B?

Plan B, the most common ‘morning after pill,’ has made the news with the ongoing debate about availability in pharmacies. However, a lot of people are still misinformed about the purpose and action of this medication.

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Plan B and Birth Control

Plan B and Birth Control

Plan B is a common form of emergency birth control often known as the 'morning after pill.' But can Plan B affect your menstrual cycle?

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How to Detect and Treat STDs

How to Detect and Treat STDs

An STD is an infection contracted through sexual activity. If you think you might have an STD or have the symptoms associated with an STD, see your doctor immediately for diagnosis and treatment.

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FAQ About Pregnancy and STDs

FAQ About Pregnancy and STDs

Many women have questions about the relationship between sexually transmitted diseases and pregnancy, as these two topics are often discussed as two separate, mutually exclusive bodily states. However, STDs can affect pregnancies.

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