- New websites encouraging recovery from eating disorders help girls needing an outlet from the sites that condone eating disorders.
- Haskell Indian Nations University hosted local agencies and advocates on its campus last week to spread awareness of sexual violence among Native Americans and how to counteract it.
- Parents once worried that giving their daughters the human papillomavirus vaccination would encourage sexual activity at an early age, since the HPV vaccine is recommended for girls ages 11 to 12. A study by Emory University in Atlanta refutes these worries with data that girls who received the vaccination were no more likely to contract STDs or become pregnant than girls who did not get the shot.
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