Sexual pleasure was also described as an important physical motivator to have sex
Discussions with the teens include the realities of trying to live a chaste life in a culture that encourages teens to have sex
Supporters of abstinence-only sex-ed believe that giving kids info on birth control encourages them to have sex
If a teenager is determined to have sex
, he or she will do so with or without protection.
The Kaiser study's summary said earlier research has shown ``television plays a meaningful role in sexual socialization, in particular for young viewers,'' including consideration of ``who to have sex
with, when to have sex
with someone and what precautions, if any, are appropriate.
They fooled around but didn't have sex
, which remained a possibility for when the pair planned to meet in San Francis co.
Twenty-two percent reported feeling angry, and 35% reported feeling sad, at least some of the time they have sex
mentions condoms in one short paragraph: "Using condoms every time you have sex
can reduce the danger of having sex.
Abstinent adolescents base their decision not to have sex
on three factors: the fear of possible consequences, emotional confusion, and conservative or religious values, according to Lynn Blinn-Pike, director of the University of Missouri-Columbia Center on Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy and Parenting.
Tiffany Howerton, 14, said she broke up with her boyfriend after he began pressuring her to have sex
They also told us they were more likely to have sex
within a stable relationship, which is a positive thing.
Throughout the program, Garth encourages teens to "wait until you're ready" to have sex