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Twitter Responds To Study About 'Sex Recession' Among Millennials—And They Have Theories
... another third would have the occasional hookup, and only a quarter said they were hooking up regularly. The remaining students were in long term relationships. This statistical breakdown hardly makes for above-average numbers of sexually active teens.
When Is The Best Time For A Woman To Conceive?
And, it may not be the sort of thing you want to tell sexually active teens, but our odds of becoming pregnant from unprotected sex on any given day are about 3 percent. Even that number varies widely, based on timing. During her period, a woman has ...
This Is the Average Age Teens Are Losing Their Virginity
While the average age might be 17, according to a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the number of sexually active teens is consistently declining. More teens are putting off sex than ever before. The CDC's 2017 National ...
I Binged All 11 'Halloween' Movies and Now Michael Myers Is My Mr. Big
Our masked serial killer is only into murdering sexually active teens, so as soon as Laurie's friend Annie (Nancy Kyes) takes her top off I know she's toast. Can we get these babysitters some life insurance? And sense enough to realise that no grown ...
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Study: Fewer US teens having sex, most using birth control
Their findings revealed a dramatic drop in the number of sexually active teens. The study showed that 40 percent of U.S. high school students reported that they ever had sex in 2017. That's the lowest level of sexual behavior among teens since ...
Expedited partner therapy: With STDs at an all-time high, why aren't more people getting a proven treatment?
Several guidelines recommend that all sexually active teens and young women be tested for chlamydia and gonorrhea every year. Some recommend testing for all women depending on sexual activity. However, not all providers screen consistently, which ...
Pimples not caused by sexual activity
Dear Anonymous: Sexually active teens bring a myriad of problems into their lives, but pimples are not one of them. There is absolutely no evidence that sex causes complexion problems, says Dr. Jeffrey Lauber, a Southern California dermatologist.
HPV vaccine laws do not increase teens' sexual behaviors
The researchers observed that 715,338 teenagers within the study period reported having sexual intercourse within the last 3 months. Recent condom use was reported by 217,077 sexually active teens. These sexual behaviors, according to the researchers, ...
PHAT Life: Effective HIV intervention for youth in the criminal justice system
Among sexually active teens who reported having had sex prior to age 12, those who participated in PHAT Life reported significantly fewer sexual partners at six months post-intervention than those in the control group. "These findings reinforce the ...