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Talking About Sex: Be a Parent with an Opinion

By KAPPI
Published: November 22, 2012

Being an “askable parent” is a great start to engaging your kids in discussions about sex. In addition to be approachable, it is also important that you be a parent with an opinion, a point of view.

Recognizing an Unhealthy Relationship

By KAPPI
Published: November 22, 2012

When you are in a relationship, it can be hard to see outside of it sometimes.

STDs: Chlamydia

By KAPPI
Published: November 20, 2012

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases in the United States, and it is most common among people ages 15-24.

Birth Control: Abstinence

By KAPPI
Published: November 15, 2012

There are many forms of birth control if you choose to have sex, but the only fool-proof form of birth control is abstinence. Abstinence means not having sex. 

The Foundations of a Healthy Relationship

By KAPPI
Published: November 13, 2012

Relationships can take a lifetime to figure out. Even older adults are constantly learning new things that can help them be better partners.

I Think My Girlfriend Might Be Pregnant

By KAPPI
Published: November 8, 2012

You and your girlfriend had unprotected sex without using birth control, and now you think she may be pregnant. What do you do?

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