public health

Don't Think Pink for Breast Cancer

National Breast Cancer Awareness Month doesn't take place until October, when the pink and Halloween orange will duke it out for color supremacy (I'd put my cash on pink, FYI), but new research (via Forbes) indicates that it's time to rethink pink.

Are European Sex Ed Campaigns More Effective?

Europe approaches sex a bit differently than the United States -- probably not a big surprise there. A Slate slideshow of American and European public sex ed and contraceptive ads demonstrates how countries abroad treat teen sex, STD prevention and condom use in a much more straightforward, honest and possibly more effective way.