Daily Archives: April 7, 2009

When was the last time you were tested for STDs?

Whether you lost your health insurance or are just plain lazy, you may have been putting off getting STD tested lately. But do you know how much of a risk you’re facing? Now you can! As a part of Get Yourself Tested month, Planned Parenthood has made it simple to do a quick assessment of […]

Who would you rather take the pill, you or your boyfriend?

Any of our readers who’ve actually been on the birth control pill can tell you: the burden of remembering to take your daily dose can sometimes be exhausting. Although thanks to Obama it’ll soon be a bit less expensive, you still have to always worry about bringing your pill pack with you, taking it at […]

Birth Control Pills as Drugs?

Via feministing, a teenager in Virginia was suspended for taking her birth control pills at school. The school’s authorities are claiming it’s a case of worrying about liability, but I can’t help but wonder if they would have made the same choice had she been caught taking anti-depressants or ADD medicine. Especially when I read […]