Donate Now
We've Moved! Check out our new boards.
  New Poll  
my profile | directory login | search | faq | forum home

  next oldest topic   next newest topic
» Scarleteen Boards: 2000 - 2014 (Archive) » SCARLETEEN CENTRAL » Sexual Ethics and Politics » Sexual Healthcare in YOUR area/nation

 - UBBFriend: Email this page to someone!    
Author Topic: Sexual Healthcare in YOUR area/nation
Heather
Executive Director & Founder
Member # 3

Icon 1 posted      Profile for Heather     Send New Private Message       Edit/Delete Post 
I always want to know more about what sexual healthcare is like for people around the world. Want to weigh in?

Where do you live?

Do you have to pay for any or all of your healthcare, or can you use any national/public healthcare services?

What kind of sexual healthcare can you access in your area at your age: contraception, sexual health exams (like pap smears), STI testing and treatment...?

Are there any social/cultural barriers to getting sexual healthcare where you are, like problems getting access based on age, gender, being trans, gay or lesbian, or having sex outside the context of marriage?

Are there any tangible/actual dangers for you, culturally, in seeking out sexual healthcare?

Are young people generally treated well in your experience in getting sexual healthcare where you are?

Do you feel like all or any kinds of sexual healthcare are or are not supported overall in your culture or location?

--------------------
Heather Corinna, Executive Director & Founder, Scarleteen
About Me Get our book!
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. - Margaret Mead

Posts: 68290 | From: An island near Seattle | Registered: May 2000  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a Moderator
   

  New Poll   Close Topic   Feature Topic   Move Topic   Delete Topic next oldest topic   next newest topic
 - Printer-friendly view of this topic
Hop To:


Contact Us | Get the Whole Story! Go Home to SCARLETEEN: Sex Ed for the Real World | Privacy Statement

Copyright 1998, 2014 Heather Corinna/Scarleteen
Scarleteen.com: Providing comprehensive sex education online to teens and young adults worldwide since 1998

Information on this site is provided for educational purposes. It is not meant to and cannot substitute for advice or care provided by an in-person medical professional. The information contained herein is not meant to be used to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease, or for prescribing any medication. You should always consult your own healthcare provider if you have a health problem or medical condition.

Powered by UBB.classic™ 6.7.3