• Hookups Aren’t Bad For Your (Mental) Health, But Grades May Suffer

    In a study of teen sexual behavior and relationships, two researchers have found that teens who engage in casual sex face a few negative academic consequences.

  • Plus-Size Girls Are More Likely To Have Sex Early And Unprotected

    A new study finds that overweight teen girls are more likely than thinner teen girls to start having sex earlier and are less likely to use contraceptives.

  • Switzerland Company Now Sells Extra-Small Condoms For Teen Boys

    Recognizing that teens are sexually active and many forgo using condoms because of fit, a Switzerland company sells extra-small condoms for young teen males.

  • Q&A: Does Masturbation Cause Premature Aging?

    Fortunately, there is no truth to the rumors that masturbation causes one to get sick, go blind, grow hair on their hands, or age very quickly.

  • Study: Abstinence Pledges Ineffective

    Are virginity pledges, common in some abstinence-only sex education programs, effective? Research from Johns Hopkins says no, they might even be dangerous.

  • Q&A: Age Appropriate Sex Education

    Question about age appropriate sex education from a parent who wants to know when their child will start to ask questions.