by Tara Culp-Ressler Aug 5, 2014
Comprehensive sex ed can help very young adolescents be "guided safely through this life stage," according to a new study.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jul 17, 2014
A growing body of research finds women just can't win.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jul 9, 2014
The attitude that women shouldn't be having sex can at least partly be traced back to the idea that women are supposed to be economically dependent on men.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jun 4, 2014
A new coalition of women's health organizations is pressing the agency to find a solution for women's low libidos.
"If you restrict the distribution of condoms, you are restricting efforts to save lives," a new petition points out.
by Tara Culp-Ressler May 1, 2014
May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month, which often devolves into an excuse for blaming young women for their bad choices.
Public health officials are getting a little frustrated.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Apr 27, 2014
"She knows -- this woman knows -- that young girls are getting pregnant in the African-American community. It's about 70 percent out of wedlock. She knows and doesn't seem to care."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Apr 23, 2014
For some reason, schools are often in the business of policing what's considered "feminine" and "masculine."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Apr 16, 2014
Public health advocates in Kenya are trying to eliminate the stigma associated with buying condoms.