Does Peer-Led Sex Education Work?

The main finding of a recent study out of the UK indicates that the peer-led program used in this trial had no effect on the number of teenage abortions. While the statistics of this study may indicate the peer-led sex education didn’t have a large impact on this study sample, I still believe it’s a valuable tool in the sex education arena.

Vulva Puppet – Education And Fun Combined!

As a sexual health educator, one of my favorite teaching tools has long been my Wondrous Vulva Puppet that I purchased a few years ago from the Good Vibrations store in Berkeley, California. I think it’s such an effective tool that I even took it on the Tyra Banks Show last year to teach women about this important part of their bodies.

Q&A: Birth Control And Sexual Health Resources

I am a virgin but my boyfriend is not. I’m ready to have sex and though we’ve been sexually active in other ways I have a lot of questions about penetrative sex for a virgin. My boyfriend wants me to feel as comfortable and informed as possible – where can we learn about birth control options and sexuality issues?

Q&A: Age Appropriate Sex Education

As the parent of a young child, I’m trying to figure out how to raise my child to feel good about their sexuality but don’t know where to start. When will my child become curious about sexuality? And at what ages does it become appropriate to talk to my child about sex and bodies and how girls and boys are different?

The Signs Of A Healthy Relationship

Some questions about sexual health have fairly succinct answers (e.g., questions about the effectiveness rates of contraception). Other questions, however, require a good deal of personal reflection. Case in point: Many women and men (of all ages) wonder at one time or another whether the relationship that they are in is a good one.