When I got my first periodI strictly used pads because the thought of inserting something into my body seemed scary and nearly impossible. However, once I learned how, it became super easy for me to insert and I realized I like tampons significantly more than pads. Here are the instructions to follow when inserting a tampon.
Despite what you see on TV and in movies, having sex for the first time is rarely romantic, pleasant, or sexy. Sure, it can be—in theory. It was with my boyfriend on our one-year anniversary.
I made the mistake of casually scrolling these birth photos while sipping on my morning mug and quickly realized how dangerous that was. These are not casual photos, my friends. These are epic, breathtaking, and mind-blowing photos that capture the power, beauty, and mystery of birth.
The world is disturbingly comfortable with the fact that women sometimes leave a sexual encounter in tears. When Babe. Her repeated objections and pleas that they "slow down" were all well and good, but they did not square with the fact that she eventually gave Ansari oral sex. Finally, crucially, she was free to leave.
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The first time Faith-Ann Bishop cut herself, she was in eighth grade. It was 2 in the morning, and as her parents slept, she sat on the edge of the tub at her home outside Bangor, Maine, with a metal clip from a pen in her hand. Then she sliced into the soft skin near her ribs.
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Cutting — using a sharp object like a razorblade, knife, or scissors to make marks, cuts, or scratches on one's own body — is a form of self-injury. It can be hard to understand why anyone would hurt himself or herself on purpose. Learning that your own teen is doing it can leave you feeling shocked and upset — and not sure what to do or how to help.