Tag Archives: reproductive health

Opening the Doors: Teaching Sex Ed in the Imperial Valley

Alberto and Marylin work in Community and Government Relations (CGR) at our El Centro health center. They teach sexual education to youth in the Imperial Valley. Continue reading Opening the Doors: Teaching Sex Ed in the Imperial Valley

Stories of Care at Planned Parenthood

Defunding Planned Parenthood would affect millions of women and men who come to us for nonjudgmental, compassionate care. Read on for one woman’s experience at Planned Parenthood: Continue reading Stories of Care at Planned Parenthood

Sexually-Transmitted Infections: Get Tested!

Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) rates are increasing in California. Continue reading Sexually-Transmitted Infections: Get Tested!

Movie Night In!

Hey Gals, Pals, and Everyone In-Between,

If you’re anything like me, you love a nice night curled up in front of a movie. Continue reading Movie Night In!

5 Things to Know About the Zika Virus

As Zika emerges as a danger to public health for women around the world, Planned Parenthood is providing women with two of the most critical tools to reduce pregnancy-related Zika complications: education and reproductive health care. Continue reading 5 Things to Know About the Zika Virus

Planned Parenthood’s New Period Tracking App is Spot On

Spot On — Planned Parenthood’s new period-tracking app — not only helps users manage their periods, but helps them understand their sexual health and how birth control fits into their lives.

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A Year’s Supply of Birth Control May Be Coming Soon

If you’re a woman in California, you may no longer have to worry about refilling your birth control prescription monthly thanks to a bill introduced in the state senate that if passed and signed into law would require all health care service plans and health insurance policies to pay for a 12-month supply of prescribed, self-administered contraceptives.

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A Patient-Centered Experience in Vista

The Planned Parenthood Vista Isabella Center, once located in a Carlsbad shopping center, opened its doors this spring in a gleaming, newly developed medical plaza just off of Highway 78. Not only does the center feature a brand new building with an open, inviting and newly designed layout, its location also lends itself to greater safety and comfort for both patients and staff.

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Promotores – Meeting People Where They Are

Planned Parenthood of the Pacific Southwest has been promoting comprehensive reproductive health education among immigrant communities in Riverside County and Imperial Valley with the help of Promotor@s for more than 20 years, with tremendous results.

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