Study Confirms Abstinence Only Ed Doesn’t Work - Diverse Health

Higher Education News and Jobs

Study Confirms Abstinence Only Ed Doesn’t Work

Email
   
        


by MAGGIE MALLON

With a man like Donald Trump serving as President of the United States, it should come as no surprise that major policy decisions are often turned into spectacles ripe with suspense or shock value (see: the build-up to his decision to leave the Paris climate accord and his surprise Twitter storm banning transgender men and women from military service).

But despite his typical fanfare, the President is also no stranger to discretion—and it’s these quiet efforts, like those rolling back teen-pregnancy prevention-programs, that are just as likely to undermine the public’s well-being without commanding a major spotlight.

Read More

Comments

Print Friendly

Related Articles

Insurance Rates Drop 26% in Alaska Alaskans buying health insurance on the individual market will see a decrease of 26.5 percent in rates next year, the sole insurer in the state announced Tuesday. Alaskans had been paying some of the highest premiums in the nation. Read More
Survey: Consumers and Congress Disagree on What’s “Affordable” Consumers value health insurance but often have to make sacrifices to afford it. Consumers and lawmakers disagree about what exactly “affordable” healthcare means. And doctors favor a new model for how they’re paid. Those are just a few of the tak...
Kimmel Takes on Latest Healthcare Bill Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel took aim Tuesday at Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy’s new co-authored health care bill that would undo central components of ObamaCare and replace it with block grants -- or federal funds -- to the states. The h...
Trump Was for Single-Payer Before Donald Trump has heard about Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-Vt.) “Medicare for All” plan, and he turned to Twitter yesterday to assure Americans the progressive proposal isn’t going anywhere. “Bernie Sanders is pushing hard for a single payer healthcare ...