Sex, Orgasm, Stress and the Holidays: COVID-19 Edition


You may have noticed that we are in a pandemic, and it has been going on for some time now.  COVID-19 is a very stressful situation and, for some people, sex and/or orgasm are major coping mechanisms for managing stress. Holidays typically bring their own stressors in a normal year, and this being the farthest […]

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Teaching Sex Ed from Afar

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Sex Ed

Are you an educator who is responsible for teaching young people about their bodies, healthy relationships, or sexual health? Are you struggling to teach health topics, puberty, or sex ed from a distance? Maine Family Planning’s Prevention team is here to help! MFP’s prevention coordinators know that Maine’s sexual health educators are committed to providing […]

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Pledge-A-Patient Week 4: Stigma Doesn’t #StayHome

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40 Days, Abortion

Three weeks ago we launched our Pledge-A-Patient campaign, asking our supporters to make a donation showing their support for MFP patients as they endure a 40-day anti-abortion harassment campaign. Well, a lot can change in three weeks. We now collectively face the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and life as we know it has been upended in […]

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