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President’s Corner: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

Dr. Freda M. Bush, July 2018

During the month of June, various HIV Testing Days were held across the United States. The objective is to encourage HIV testing among people aged 13-64 and … Read the rest

President’s Corner : Teen Dating Violence

Dr. Freda M. Bush, February 2018

In honor of National Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, I wanted to share a couple of ladies’ stories that I experienced during my practice that show the physical and psychological effects of teen dating … Read the rest

Guest Corner: Sex: A Vision of Appetizer, Famine or Feast by Grace McLaren

Grace McLaren is a trainer, speaker, and personal coach serving professionals as well as youth and adults for personal development coaching

Why in this world would anyone of us choose to dwell at the appetizer table or suffer from famine … Read the rest

What’s Your Body Count?

President’s Corner for June 2017

Dr. Freda M. Bush

“I’m thinking about having sex,” says the young man or woman. The thought may have been thought and acted upon with little time in between. Or the thought may have been … Read the rest

HPV Vaccine Update: October 2016

GlaxoSmithKline’s Cervarix was the first HPV vaccine on the market. It provided protection against the two most dangerous strains of the Human Papillomarvirus, 16 and 18. Since newer HPV vaccines have been developed, Cervarix will no longer be sold in Read the rest

Teenage Emotions and the Adolescent Brain

MI Science Staff: July 2016

Helping teens develop emotionally is an important part of parenting our youth. But, as parents, we may well find ourselves on an emotional roller coaster as we navigate the difficult journey of parenting adolescents. Even … Read the rest

Creating a Desire for Change: Part 4: Action

MI Science Staff

May, 2016

The fourth stage in the Transtheoretical Model of change is action. In this stage an individual has made specific, observable changes in their lifestyle within the past 6 months in moving toward behavioral change. A … Read the rest