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Here’s Why You Need to Talk to Your Kids about Sex (Video)

Last week, John Oliver dedicated over 20 minutes of his hourlong "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver" to highlighting the sorry state of sexual education in the United States. While his commentary is …

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How Often Should You Have Sex?

Perhaps among the most common questions asked about sex is how often we should be having it. The answer is also among the least understood, with urban myths and abstract statistics causing people to s…

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5 Sexual Health Questions You Need Answered Today

Despite the rapid sexualization of culture at large, issues of personal sexual health still fly under the radar. Folks are nervous to ask their healthcare providers questions they worry may result in …

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Introducing Liletta: A(nother) new IUD

As the use of IUDs in the U.S. has gone up, so has the number of IUD options on the market. The latest to join the party is called LILETTA™, and it will be coming soon to a health care provider near y…

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3 Ways You Can Help Stop HIV in Its Tracks

Decades after the discovering of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), scientists are still trying to find a cure. Recent developments point to the possibility of an “extremely potent” antibody prod…

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The Ultimate Guide to Healthy, Vegan Sex

As any dedicated vegan knows, sex can present a variety of unexpected issues. While food products are clearly marked these days, the same cannot be said for sex products. Sex product packaging standar…

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Can Menstrual Products Mess with Your Birth Control?

By Claire Tighe. Ever since I got my IUD last year, I’ve been pretty much in love, especially when my period comes around. Yes, I just said that. Getting to use my DivaCup with my ParaGard IUD is p…

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Getting Charged for Birth Control? Look Into It

You know how we’ve been telling you that birth control should be completely covered by health insurance under the Affordable Care Act (ACA)? That means no co-pays, no co-insurance, and no deductibles.…

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The Girl’s Guide to Getting Emergency Contraception

By Bedsider intern Connor Davies. Bedsider has covered emergency contraception (EC) pretty darn thoroughly over the years, from the basics, to where to find it, to dispelling myths about it. But wh…

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Welcome Back, Diaphragm! Caya is Slated to Hit the U.S. Market

Just when we were starting to worry about fans of this old-school barrier method, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced that it has cleared a new diaphragm for sale in the United States…

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