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5 OF OUR FAVORITE BODY ACCEPTANCE INFLUENCERS

When it comes to getting a sense of what’s “normal” in terms of physical appearance these days, the struggle is real. With Photoshop, plastic surgery, and a ridiculous weight standard, it’s easy to have unrealistic expectations about what “real” is.

Jan. 19, 2016

WHY JENNIFER LAWRENCE IS OUR SPIRIT ANIMAL

First, Jennifer Lawrence took a fierce stance on equal pay, writing a powerful essay, which made an appearance in Lena Dunham’s newsletter Lenny that tackled the income disparities women face in the workforce. 

Jan. 9, 2016

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REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE: BEYOND THE STATISTICS

We have all heard the statistics on the reproductive health disparities among women: The rates of unintended pregnancy for African American women and Latinas are nearly 2.5 and 2 times, respectively, the rate of White women. 

Jan. 6, 2016

THE BEST SEXISM SHUT DOWNS OF 2015

Celebs were pushing back against sexist remarks in a big way this year, and Huffington Post put together a list of the top 15 Times Famous Women Shutdown Sexism in 2015

Dec. 18, 2015

ETHAN: MY STORY OF CARE

Every year, Planned Parenthood provides high-quality, affordable and compassionate care to 2.7 million women, men and young people. 

Dec. 15, 2015

WHAT IF I’M PREGNANT?

Many women want to have children, but they want to have them when they’re ready. If you get pregnant when you didn’t plan on it, you have options.

Dec. 12, 2015

EIGHT PATIENTS SHARE THEIR PLANNED PARENTHOOD STORIES

Each year, 2.7 million women, men, and young people rely on Planned Parenthood for essential health care services like birth control, cancer screenings, STD testing and treatment, and well-woman exams. 

Dec. 9, 2015

LATINA LEADERSHIP ACADEMY SUCCESS

Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest’s Latina Leadership Academy just celebrated its first graduating class! 

Dec. 9, 2015

12 TYPES OF BIRTH CONTROL

Birth control methods vary far and wide. There’s a method for nearly every body and lifestyle. In fact, there are about 12 methods in total and counting. 

Dec. 7, 2015