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2009-01-08 13:16:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advocates for Youth, a Washington-based non-profit focusing on adolescent sexual and reproductive health, has released an analysis showing that teen sexual health outcomes in the U.S.

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2009-01-07 14:15:00

Researchers have noted an increase in the number of teen births in over one-half of states.

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2009-01-06 06:55:00

A new report has found that kids aging from 10 to 19 are going through rapid biological changes that you do not experience at any other age other than infancy.

2008-11-26 09:08:26

Although teens seem to prefer peer-led sex education classes over teacher-led classes, they may not be any more effective at reducing abortions.

2008-11-22 11:15:35

Britain's National Children's Bureau says every secondary school and college in the country should have a sexual health clinic on site.

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2008-11-18 08:00:00

Results of a recent survey of sexual attitudes among boys and girls has led British researchers to recommended that health care providers include discussions about alcohol when talking about sexual health with adolescents.

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2008-11-03 15:20:00

Researchers said on Monday that exposure to some forms of entertainment has a corrupting influence on children, leading teens who watch sexy programs into early pregnancies and children who play violent video games to adopt aggressive behavior.

2008-11-03 03:00:09

U.S. teens who watch a lot of TV shows that contain sexual content are twice as likely to be involved in a pregnancy as peers who don't, researchers said. Researchers at Rand Corp.

2008-10-10 06:00:33

By Nicholas D. Kristof The Bush administration this month is quietly cutting off birth control supplies to some of the world's poorest women in Africa.

2008-10-09 18:00:37

By Ben Glaze ALMOST 500 schoolgirls below the age of sexual consent fall pregnant in Wales every year, according to official figures released yesterday.


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