Julie Bentley

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You Can't Immunise Young Women From Having Sex

(9) Comments | Posted 23 July 2012 | (00:00)

The Guardian recently reported that some schools in England have opted out of the human papilloma virus (HPV) cervical cancer vaccination programme for girls on religious grounds. To add insult to injury, most of them are not informing their local GP of this decision, putting...

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The Wrong Question

(23) Comments | Posted 12 March 2012 | (23:00)

The stories in the press over the past weeks, instigated by the Daily Telegraph undercover investigation into sex selective abortions, have left me, as a pro-choice feminist, struggling with the issue and frustrated by the public debate. I have felt personally conflicted on the matter and I don't...

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