Children and adolescents should receive age-appropriate and evidence-based education about sex and sexuality from pediatricians, schools, professionals and parents, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dear Abby: My wife and I have been together for eight years. When we first met, I was in the military and she was a bartender. Needless to say, she made far more money than I did at the time. Six months into our relationship, she got pregnant and quit her job. For the next seven years she raised our children and went to school while I did whatever I had to do — working two jobs — to make enough to pay the bills.
The decade began with a bloody war in Korea that came to a conclusion, of sorts, that satisfied no one. The Civil Rights movement found its first victories, leading to a sense, among some, that the nation’s fabric was beginning to fray.
Dear Abby: I am in shock. My grown son, “Ryan,” recently told me he was molested by his late father when he was a young boy. I had no idea, but I believe him. Ryan is an only child and has recently started seeing a counselor.
Sarah Kirkpatrick, 4 months, pauses for a photo after waking from a nap while on a family camping trip up Mud Creek in the Entiat Valley. She is the daughter of Lacey and Dave Kirkpatrick of East Wenatchee. Her grandparents are Mike and Midge Kirkpatrick of East Wenatchee and John and Fern Barnes of Entiat. (Provided photo/Lacey Kirkpatrick)
Dear Abby: I am a 58-year-old man who has been meeting women online for a few years. I recently met “Molly,” whose profile said she was 60. We dated several times and then she spent a few days at my house. Certain things she said made me suspect she was older. So I looked her name up online and found out she was seven years older than she had advertised.
NEW YORK — Donald Trump may be the only candidate for president who has a dating site especially for his supporters, but a new study shows that in 2016, politics is playing an increasingly important role in many Americans’ search for a mate.
NISSWA, Minn. — It was a Sisyphean task. Between each of the 30-odd races, the Turtle Wranglers rushed to the center of the circular track in the parking lot to collect 20 tired reptiles, then haul replacements out in buckets for the next heat.