plan b pill

Many divided over Plan B availability in schools
Many divided over Plan B availability in schools
Central Cristabelle Tumola 9/26/2012 at 9:34AM

Though Plan B, also known as the “morning-after” pill, has been dispensed at select New York City high schools since January 2011, its availability was not widely reported until recently. The pilot program, which also provides birth control to students, started with five schools then expanded to nine more at the start of the 2011-2012 [...]

Let kids be kids
Editorial Queens Courier Editorial 9/25/2012 at 4:44PM

Ok, so being a parent today is hard. You try to instill values in your children and hope those life lessons stick, and they make good choices. But it seems as though the Department of Education (DOE) knows better. Thanks to its CATCH (Connecting Adolescents to Comprehensive Health) pilot program, girls as young as 14 [...]