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Sexual education forgets masturbation

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Sophia Robledo-Borowy

May 7, 2017

Sex is a prevalent topic as soon as puberty hits. However, fulfilling sexual desires on your own through masturbation is rarely discussed. Self-exploration through masturbation has the potential to reduce teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, along with a handful of other health benefits,...

Schools, too preoccupied by dress code

Veronica De La Cruz

May 2, 2014

Haven Middle School in Evanston, Ill. recently took a stand against leggings. If a female student wears leggings, she must wear a shirt or skirt over them at least covering her upper thighs. In another similar case, Rockport High School in Rockport, Mass. has banned leggings and has sent home over 20 young girls to change. It's ridicu...

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