“Why would you want to get your period? Why would you want to be pregnant? Here’s a pill to take care of that. Suppress your fertility!” This about sums up the messages that women hear about their bodies. Why is
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As summer ended, I prepared to send my first child off to kindergarten. A mix of excitement and anxious thoughts flooded my mind. My husband and I went over every detail of that big first day with our daughter and
Earlier this summer, we had a fantastic birthday party for our son, who turned four. It was a beautifully sunny day, with no humidity and plenty of cake, cousins, and friends with whom to share it. As the evening approached,
Prior to my engagement, I never gave much thought to contraception—I had no reason to. Most of my married friends were on some form of hormonal birth control, and once my now-husband and I began discussing our option for avoiding