by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 21, 2014
A new study finds that a curriculum emphasizing healthy relationships helps middle school kids wait until they're older to become sexually active.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 9, 2014 Updated: October 9, 2014
It involves five lines of text about masturbation.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on October 7, 2014
Sexting isn't linked with risky behavior, and taking away kids' phones isn't the answer.
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by Amelia Rosch Posted on October 2, 2014
Forty percent of British students say that their sex education was poor.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on September 17, 2014
It's part of our deeply ingrained gender norms about sex that feminists are still working hard to change.
Doctors aren't broaching the subject enough with their teenage patients.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 21, 2014 Updated: August 21, 2014
The rate has been falling for half a century, but it particularly plummeted over the past two decades.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 20, 2014 Updated: August 20, 2014
A growing body of research suggests that convincing teens to commit to abstinence has long-term consequences.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 12, 2014 Updated: August 12, 2014
School district officials disagree, pointing out that many ninth graders in the district are already sexually active and need accurate information.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on August 5, 2014
Comprehensive sex ed can help very young adolescents be "guided safely through this life stage," according to a new study.