Here’s Why People Love Their Birth Control
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Here’s Why People Love Their Birth Control

Today, people all across social media are saying #ThxBirthControl. The campaign led by Bedsider and the National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy encourages social media users to say thank you to their birth control using the hashtag #ThxBirthControl. The campaign’s timing couldn’t be more important. With Donald Trump’s recent election as United States … Continue reading

How I Came to Love Sex Again After Sexual Assault
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How I Came to Love Sex Again After Sexual Assault

Editor’s Note: The following was submitted to VocaLady Magazine in which the author wished to remain anonymous, which is why we’re using our default “VocaLady Staff” as the by-line. Trigger warning for a description of sexual violence. It was our first time trying to have sex since my assault and I was terribly dry. As … Continue reading

What The Male Birth Control Study Reveals About Healthcare Double Standards
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What The Male Birth Control Study Reveals About Healthcare Double Standards

This week, scientists announced that a test trial to introduce male birth control has ended after several male participants dropped out due to side effects including muscular cramping, mood swings, acne and changes in sexual libido. “Well, isn’t that what women experience monthly?” Many bemoaned and they’re not wrong. Every month, painful menstrual cramps, headaches … Continue reading

How My College Failed to Protect Domestic Violence Victims
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How My College Failed to Protect Domestic Violence Victims

Trigger Warning: Domestic Violence Note: This article discusses domestic violence against women, but please note that individuals of all genders can be in abusive relationships.  I have yet to hear of a college that doesn’t warn women about the “1 in 4” of them who will be sexually assaulted during their years on campus. What … Continue reading

7 Tips to Rock Your Long-Distance Relationship
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7 Tips to Rock Your Long-Distance Relationship

The idea of being in a long-distance relationship (LDR) is terrifying to some people and may even seem impossible to others. But a long-distance relationship, like all relationships, just requires work and understanding from both people. There will always be doubters and friends who are convinced that LDRs can never work, but, in reality, long-distance relationships can … Continue reading

4 Myths About Dating a Bisexual Person
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4 Myths About Dating a Bisexual Person

People that identify within the LGBT community are often targets for violence and misunderstanding as they are apart of a stigmatized minority. In response to tragic events, queer people have found a community within themselves. Whether facing bigoted family members or calculated attacks, the queer community prides itself on being open and accepting to fellow … Continue reading