Born Perfect

By Elizabeth, an Ex-Christian Scientist Group contributor. “What would you do if you broke your leg?” The question every Christian Scientist kid has had to answer numerous times. My Sunday School teachers and my family gave me the script for it: “Well, I’ve never had that happen, but if we ever had a problem we couldn’t address with prayer, then […]

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Women’s Health Resources: Menstruation, Sex & Menopause

For Teens – Early 20s Scarlet Teen S.E.X.: The All-You-Need-To-Know Progressive Sexuality Guide to Get You Through High School and College   Women of all Ages Women To Women Health Library WebMD Our Bodies Ourselves Our Bodies, Ourselves: A New Edition for A New Era Our Bodies, Ourselves: Menopause  Taking Charge of Your Fertility Taking Charge of Your Fertility Anniversary […]

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My mother did not tell me about menstruation.

The following is a collection of contributions from members of the Ex-Christian Scientist collective about menstruation. My mother did not tell me about menstruation. She seemed incredibly embarrassed by the whole thing, which could have just been generational. The thing was, they did teach the girls about menstruation in public school. They taught them all about the body, but they taught it in […]

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