Sex Ed, Via Text

Planned Parenthood Roo

SPECIAL MENTION: Questions about topics like sex, periods, and identity can be uncomfortable for teens to ask out loud. That’s why Planned Parenthood created Roo, a sexual health chatbot that aims to take the awkwardness out of these conversations through an anonymous text messaging experience. Since its launch in January, Roo has answered 3.5 million questions with medically accurate responses drawn from its database of resources. —Hillary Leung

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