Topic: Planned Parenthood

Two ‘Teen Mom’ Stars Partner with Planned Parenthood for STD Awareness Month

Two 'Teen Mom' Stars Partner with Planned Parenthood for STD Awareness Month

In addition to being the month that spring might actually come to New York, April is National STD Awareness Month. As part of their campaign to get more young people tested for STDs, Planned Parenthood has partnered with organizations including MTV to get the word out and educate teens. Their “GYT” (stands for “Get Yourself Tested“) program includes everything from rock concerts to social media. It also includes two names you might be familiar with – Catelynn Lowell (from the original Teen Mom cast) and Kailyn Lowry (from Teen Mom 2). More »

Video: “I Have Sex”

Video: "I Have Sex"

With all the political talk of attacks on Planned Parenthood and anti-abortion policies, college students made this video announcing that they either have sex, have friends who have sex, or plan to have sex. In addition, some of the students announce that they are on birth control and have been tested for STDs. Check out this inspirational video from college students who aren’t ashamed to talk about sex and have taken control of their own sex lives: More »