Read the original Teen Vogue article and then Dr. Jen Gunter’s critique. Have a conversation with your teenage daughter or amongst teen-aged girlfriends to support understanding of “checking the facts” and to create confidence in the ability to talk with a trusted parent or friend about the women’s body and women’s health.
How to Keep your Vagina Healthy All summer by Lindsay Tigar, Teen Vogue
Topics and Questions for Discussion
- When you read the Teen Vogue article, would you have believed all that was written? What sounded fair and what had you questioning the validity?
- What did you learn as you read Dr. Jen Gunter’s article?
- Do you feel more confident in your ability to identify “facts vs fiction” about the vagina having read this article?
- Do you still have unanswered questions? What sources can you search together to find your answers?
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