Parents get help with birds & bees

If the thought of talking to your teenager about sex makes you break out in hives, you're not alone.

"It's a tough subject," said Linda Brice, co-founder of Lubbock's Teen Straight Talk Program, which will help parents and teens from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at The Bridge, 1301 Redbud Ave.

Among the topics covered, Brice said, are teen pressures, teen pregnancies, abstinence, contraceptives and sexually transmitted diseases. Professional counselors, Texas Tech psychologists and Tech Health Sciences Center nurses will lead the discussions.

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