Does Peer-Led Sex Education Work?

The main finding of a recent study out of the UK indicates that the peer-led program used in this trial had no effect on the number of teenage abortions. While the statistics of this study may indicate the peer-led sex education didn’t have a large impact on this study sample, I still believe it’s a valuable tool in the sex education arena.

Q&A: The Hymen And Bleeding During First Time Intercourse

Do women always bleed the first time that they have sex? My girlfriend said that she had never had sex with anyone before, but then we had sex and there was no blood on the sheets. Does that mean that she was lying to me about being a virgin?

Am I Ready for Sex? How Do I Know?

Many young women and men – at some time or another – wonder if they are ready to have sex. And it’s not just a one-time thought! Even when two people decide to be sexual together, they may have second thoughts about whether to have sex another time. Then there’s the issue of finding a new partner.

Q&A: Period Length And Pregnancy Risk

I’ve been a nervous wreck for the past couple of days. The other day, I was on day 3 of my period, and I had my boyfriend over. We have never had sex and I pride myself on that. Occasionally, though, he will stick his hands down my pants. He doesn’t finger me or anything, he just puts his hand down there.