Did you know that I have the ability to learn a new language just by taking birth control? No, this isn’t a new birth control pill being put on the market, but instead a handy app from NARAL Pro-Choice America called No-Cost BC4ME. All you do is select who is going to be taking the birth control (options include yourself, your girlfriend, your granddaughter, etc), your/their age, the birth control method, and how many additional children you/they are going to want. It’s all handy-dandy little drop down menus and slides. Then it instantly calculates how much money you or they could save if the no-cost birth control law is passed, and what that saved money could “buy” – such as a class to learn a new language.
About Holly Moyseenko
Holly Moyseenko is a sex educator living in Ohio. She is an advocate of positive and healthy sexuality. Holly currently works for a non-profit health organization as a health educator, and also teaches workshops that focus on many topics within the realm of healthy sexuality. In her spare time, she also is an advocate for survivors of sexual assault, gardens, reads anything within reach, drinks copious amounts of tea, and naps with her two dogs.
Scrolling through the web the other day, I came across Condomsizer, which claims to be the “#1 Condom Size Resource on the Web.” Now, I can’t speak to whether or not is is the #1 size resource on the web, [...]
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