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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.
Researchers have noted an increase in the number of teen births in over one-half of states.
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.
Although teens seem to prefer peer-led sex education classes over teacher-led classes, they may not be any more effective at reducing abortions.
Britain's National Children's Bureau says every secondary school and college in the country should have a sexual health clinic on site.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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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