When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak. - Audre Lorde
Care Connection is a sexual and reproductive health blog by Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri.
There's no better time to get your annual wellness exam than during National Women's Health Week. This week is about making your health a priority, and the annual exam is a great place to start.
Greetings from St. Louis! We're coming to you with news and information regarding our volunteer activities as well as highlighting ways you can get involved with Planned Parenthood.
Our Southwest Missouri organizers share some news about our great volunteers, upcoming opportunities to get involved, and how Planned Parenthood has been involved with the community.
Rylea has volunteered with Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region and Southwest Missouri for a little over two years.
One of our TASH participants shares her experience learning how to advocate for sexual health and comprehensive sex education.
April is STD Awareness Month. STD testing not only prevents future health problems, but it’s also a great way to put your body and yourself first.
One thing none of us should take for granted is our health.
It's never too early to start talking to your kids about sex. There are ways, as parents, to have a healthy conversation with your kids about sex that's informational and age appropriate.
There's a lot of myths and misinformation surrounding emergency contraception, also known as Plan B or the morning-after pill. Get your questions answered and your facts straight!
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