POLICY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POLICY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NFL notes • Suspended Blackmon checks himself into rehab http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58478686-77/blackmon-suspended-season-bears.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58478686-77/blackmon-suspended-season-bears.html.csp">NFL notes • Suspended Blackmon checks himself into rehab</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-01T22:37:43.692-06:00">Updated Oct 1, 2014 10:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jacksonville, Fla. • Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon has checked into a voluntary treatment program and seems to be doing well. Coach Gus Bradley told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the former Oklahoma State star and 2012 first-round NFL draft pick “is doing very well and he’s learning a lot.” Bradley says he is getting updates from Blackmon’s agent. Bradley adds that Blackmon is “healing and taking time for himself. The great thing is he has chosen this for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584786862014-10-01T22:37:43.692-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-01T22:37:43.692-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58478686@www.sltrib.com Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:37:43 MDT Pediatricians urge IUDs or implants for sexually active teen girls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58468079-68/birth-control-policy-implants.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58468079-68/birth-control-policy-implants.html.csp">Pediatricians urge IUDs or implants for sexually active teen girls</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LINDSEY TANNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-29T09:36:20.702-06:00">Updated Sep 29, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Teen girls who have sex should use IUDs or hormonal implants — long-acting birth control methods that are effective, safe and easy to use, the nation’s most influential pediatricians’ group recommends. In an updated policy, the American Academy of Pediatrics says condoms also should be used every time teens have sex, to provide protection against sexually transmitted diseases that other forms of birth control don’t provide, and to boost chances of preventing pregnancy. Condoms alone a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584680792014-09-29T09:36:20.702-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-29T09:36:20.702-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58468079@www.sltrib.com Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:36:20 MDT Washington Post: A partner for democracy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58454373-82/obama-democracy-civil-society.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58454373-82/obama-democracy-civil-society.html.csp">Washington Post: A partner for democracy</a></h4>