Teen pregnancy rates plummet as more young people use ‘effective’ contraception – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Teen pregnancy rates plummet as more young people use 'effective' contraception
Daily Mail
Rates of teens getting the injection went up from six per cent in 2007 to seven per cent in 2012. And the Pill went from being used by 26 per cent of sexually-active teens to 35 per cent. Condoms rates also went up. In 2007, 49 per cent of teens used

US teen pregnancy rate drops to record low due to ‘increased contraceptive use’ – The Guardian


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US teen pregnancy rate drops to record low due to 'increased contraceptive use'
The Guardian
Linberg and her co-authors found that while teenage girls' sexual activity remained constant from 2007 to 2012, the percentage of sexually active teens who used at least one type of birth control the last time they had sex increased significantly

‘Irregularity in law putting sexually active teens at risk’ – St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)


St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)

'Irregularity in law putting sexually active teens at risk'
St. Lucia Times Online News (press release)
But the Saint Lucia Planned Parenthood Association has said that if teenagers want contraceptives they cannot be given until they are eighteen. The Executive Director of the Association, Audrey George, told the Times that as a result, there is a gap in

Millennials Are Having Less Sex Than Any Other Generation, Study Finds – Christian Post


Christian Post

Millennials Are Having Less Sex Than Any Other Generation, Study Finds
Christian Post
As CP reported on June 21, the Center for Disease Control's National Youth Risk Behavior Survey showed that not only are sexually active teens not interested in using contraceptives, but "approximately 60 percent of teenagers are waiting for sex, the
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Roanoke teen pregnancy rate continues to fall, but not so for STDs – Roanoke Times (blog)

Roanoke teen pregnancy rate continues to fall, but not so for STDs
Roanoke Times (blog)
More Roanoke teenagers are finishing high school before having their first child, thanks to more education, long-action birth control and school clinics, a teen educator said. But teens still aren't using condoms to protect themselves from sexually

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Why Healthy Teens Are Taking A Daily Anti-AIDS Pill – NPR


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Why Healthy Teens Are Taking A Daily Anti-AIDS Pill
NPR
The study Msimango is in was launched last year with 150 sexually active teens between the ages of 15 and 19. Linda-Gail Bekker is the deputy director of the Desmond Tutu HIV Centre at the University of Cape Town and one of the lead investigators on
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Watch The Trailer For ‘White Girls’, This Year’s Film About Privileged White Kids Doing Drugs – Junkee


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Watch The Trailer For 'White Girls', This Year's Film About Privileged White Kids Doing Drugs
Junkee
One of the reviews in the trailer compares it to Harmony Korine and Larry Clark's 1995 film Kids, which is still confronting in its frank portrayal of sexually active teens and substance abuse. Back then it reflected a reality that many people didn't

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