Your Daughter's First Gynecology Visit for Parents
The idea of going to the gynecologist may make your daughter feel nervous. Here's how to make her feel more comfortable about a well-woman visit.
The Diaphragm for Teens
Before you consider having sex, you need to know how to protect yourself. A diaphragm may be a birth control good option for a young woman who can take responsibility in advance.
About the Diaphragm for Parents
A diaphragm may be a birth control good option for young women who can take responsibility in advance. Find out more.
Gyn Checkups for Teens
Girls should get their first gynecological checkup between ages 13 and 15. Find out what happens during a yearly gyn visit -- and why most girls don't get internal exams.
About the Birth Control Ring for Parents
Talking to your kids about sex can be daunting. But discussing issues like abstinence, STDs, and birth control can help lower teens' risk of unintended pregnancy or contracting an STD.
About the Birth Control Patch for Parents
Find out about this method of birth control, including how well it works and possible side effects.
The IUD for Teens
Before you consider having sex, you need to know how to protect yourself. Learn more about the IUD and to find out how well it works for teens.
About the IUD for Parents
An IUD is a piece of T-shaped plastic placed inside the uterus. It's a good birth control option because it lasts for many years, needs no daily care, and is very effective at preventing pregnancy.
The Cervical Cap for Teens
Before you consider having sex, you need to know how to protect yourself. Read this article about the cervical cap to find out if it's right for you and how well it works.
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis) for Parents
Pinkeye, or conjunctivitis, is the most common eye infection affecting kids. Learn more about pinkeye and how to prevent it from spreading.