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Empowering people to make healthy, respectful and responsible choices.

Federal definition of sexual assault

Posted by Tammi A. Tannura -

Last week, the FBI, under the direction of the Obama administration, revised the federal definition of sexual assault to include men as victims. Illinois law does not use the words male or female to describe the victim or the perpetrator. Here are some statistics that could be eye opening: 1 in 3 females will have an experience that meets the definition of sexual assault...

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Sexual Health from the Inside Out

Posted by Tammi A. Tannura -

Welcome to the initial post of Sexual Health from the Inside Out . The intention is to use this blog to address questions and commentary about a variety of health and health education issues, particularly those issues related to sexual and reproductive health. Sexual and reproductive health includes topics such as birth control, sexually transmitted infections, HPV vaccines, breast and...

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