Looking for a popular subject? Just click on a tag!

dating violence 4th grader anatomy menstruation prevention touch hunger emotions toxins friends anxiety cervical cancer early development self worth period cramps premature puberty body image road show organic menstrual cup the talk boys' puberty risk taking dysmenorrhea Melisa Holmes dating teen identity menstrual cramps hygiene teen brain breast mental health teen porn communication self esteem vaginal odor abstinence teen behavior oral sex Trichomonas body language eating disorder Trish Hutchison first period teen dating powerful girls AIDS pubic hair love toxic shock parenting teens masturbation sexual health Intern revenge porn contraception spencer george breast size consent STD friendships healthy relationships breast buds self-acceptance environmental toxins precocious puberty sexting moods coming out #notyourgirl irregular period body odor Let's Talk periods pregnancy tween parent-child connection HIV play list early puberty puberty Chlamydia red flags hpv smoking reproduction gardasil new moon girls adolescent development KTFF 5th grade breast bud instagram sexually transmitted infections sexual abuse prevention sex boys puberty friendship self confidence music preteen pre-school uterus pillow STI e-cigarettes sexual development social media vaginal discharge warts birth control selfie transgender 4th grade menstrual period harassment vaccination menstrual calendar gratitude bisexual good for you girls parent-child book review adolescents girls puberty cancer homosexuality development ego hormones Herpes teen relationships parenting tween pap smear voice sexual desire bra Playlist STEM condoms cell phones HPV vaccine nonconsensual pornography parenting something new about you vagina vaping social development breast growth sexuality ed queer cramps tampon promise ring LARC middle school prom sex ed question of the week gifts vaccine there's something new about you breast development vulva normal period acne condom relationships TEDx menarche teen pregnancy prevention knixteen LARCs father-daughter TEDx Greenville skipped period emerging sexuality Gonorrhea breast pain Sex Talk girlology period cancer prevention early childhood parenting teen pornography sexuality

Girls receive so many messages telling them to prove their hotness through media, and these messages are reinforced by peers and rarely combated by parents. Youth grow up marinating in sexualized imagery without even being conscious of it. Sexualization is when you take something that is not overtly sexual and you make it sexy. For example, we do this a lot with food: Carls Jr. commercials, anyone? And we certainly do this with girls through making their toys and clothes sexy but not boys’. ...