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2013-08-13 10:50:01

A University of Portland study challenges the popular perception that there is a "new and pervasive hookup culture" among contemporary college students. "Recent research and popular media reports have described intimate relationships among contemporary college students as characterized by a new and pervasive hookup culture in which students regularly have sex with no strings attached," said study co-author Martin Monto, a sociology professor at the University of Portland. "This implies...

Young Teenagers Not Having Sex As Often As Public Believes
2013-04-02 10:15:45

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to teenagers and sex, several studies have shown teen sex and pregnancy is on the decline. One recent study has shown teenagers are finding safer alternatives to intercourse. And another had seen a recent decline in the number of teens engaging in oral sex. Some previous research has also looked at sexual activity among teens 14 and younger, but most of those studies date from the 1990s and none have shown...

2012-09-04 23:18:20

While the effects of sexualized media on young women has long been debated, a new study finds that women who read sex-related magazine articles from popular women's magazines like Cosmopolitan are less likely to view premarital sex as a risky behavior. Additionally, the women who are exposed to these articles are more supportive of sexual behavior that both empowers women and prioritizes their own sexual pleasure. This study was published in a recent article from Psychology of Women Quarterly...

2011-06-15 20:47:33

A University of Iowa study found that women who make their sexual debut as young teens are more likely to divorce, especially if "the first time" was unwanted, or if she had mixed feelings about it. Published in the April issue of the Journal of Marriage and Family, the analysis found that 31 percent of women who had sex for the first time as teens divorced within five years, and 47 percent divorced within 10 years. The divorce rate for women who delayed sex until adulthood was far lower: 15...

2011-04-28 07:35:00

LOS ANGELES, April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The issue of abstinence made headlines in March when Brigham Young University dismissed starting center Brandon Davies for having sexual relations with his girlfriend, violating the school's honor code. BYU is owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which forbids students from having premarital relations. The practice of abstinence prior to marriage, however, is not limited to Mormons. As more young people make this...

2010-08-06 07:10:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's society filled with suggestive music lyrics and videos, coed overnights a la "The Bachelorette" and sexting in the schools, one online dating site dares to be different. YouAndMeArePure.com caters to a discriminating clientele: virgins. While virgins may be in the minority, they are by no means alone. Current statistics show that about 30 percent of Americans say they have had one or no sex partners since turning 18. YouAndMeArePure.com's...

2008-12-29 12:58:43

Teens signing pledges to remain virgins until marriage are likely to engage in premarital sex and more likely not to use birth control, U.S. researchers report. The analysis of federal survey data found more than half of teens became sexually active before marriage regardless of a virginity pledge, The Washington Post reported Monday. Taking a pledge doesn't seem to make any difference at all in any sexual behavior, said Janet Rosenbaum of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health...

2006-12-21 18:01:01

WASHINGTON, Dec. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "First, let's set the record straight," said Jim Sedlak, vice president of American Life League. "I was born in 1943 and grew up with the generations that a new Guttmacher 'study' claims were having premarital sex at a 95 percent rate. It just didn't happen. It is a lie." In a recent news release, Guttmacher trumpeted its researcher's claim that "premarital sex is nearly universal among Americans, and has been for decades" and referred to...

2006-05-31 14:05:00

By Maggie Fox, Health and Science Correspondent WASHINGTON -- Nearly half of U.S. men without a high school education have fathered a child outside of marriage, compared to about 6 percent of college graduates, according to a survey released on Wednesday. The survey, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics includes detailed information on sex, marriage and parenthood from young men for the first time. It finds that 47 percent of men and 58...


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