Tag Archives: health

Eight Great New Year’s Resolutions for Reproductive Health

Happy 2011! Hopefully you had a great New Year’s, and aren’t too concerned about those crazy predictions that the world will end in 2012 (though, now that Boehner has taken over as the Speaker of the House, who knows). We’ve set a few of our own resolutions here at PPNYC — help make sure everyone […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Here are a few of the stories we’ve been paying attention to: Did you hear? There were elections! In NY a number of statewide pro-choice candidates won, although control of the State Senate is still up in the air. We’re especially excited because PPNYC Action Fund endorsed candidate Tony Avella defeated the entrenched anti-choice candidate […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week

Here’s a few of the stories we’ve been following this past week: The Columbia Spectator had a fantastic piece about our “We’re Going to the Principal’s Office” campaign. The ever-fabulous Liz Benjamin picked up our Action Fund’s endorsement of Peralta. As did Azi Parbarah at the NY Observer. WFUV Radio interviewed PPNYC’s Traci about the […]

Hilarious! PP of Southern Fingerlakes uses humor to educate.

Checkout this ad that Planned Parenthood of the Southern Finger Lakes made about their services! I’m not so sure about the green tentacles, but what a funny, creative way to encourage people to come in and get tested! Have a good weekend folks! What are you up to?

Health Care Reform Myths

Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately, you might have noticed this little thing called health care reform being debated in Congress, talked about by our President, and covered by every major and minor news outlet imaginable. When there are so many crazy town hall protests, or conservatives claiming that Obama wants a mandatory […]

What you should have read, but might have missed, last week.

Have you seen all of the great coverage for our Summer, Sex and Spirits event this week? It’s featured in: Time Out New York; Flavorpill; Feministe; The Daily Gotham; Going.com; And the great Repro Health Happy Hour Blog. If you haven’t yet, you’d better get your tickets today! If you get them before Thursday you’ll […]

Michelle Obama & Elmo Encourage You to Stay Healthy

Make this your smile of the week. (Via).

Not afraid to be helpful: Fun ways to break the ice when asking someone their HIV status

As you already know, today is World AIDS Day. One of the hardest, yet most essential, things about dating in this day and age is getting up the guts to ask potential partners about their HIV status. So we’ve included some helpful ways to break the ice below: • Say “Look, I put clean sheets […]