Editorials on teen sex

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By The Herald Editorial Board For the second time in less than a week, a federal judge has ruled that the Trump administration was unjustified in ending a teen pregnancy prevention program — administered by Planned Parenthood chapters — three years into a five-year study of the effectiveness of the comprehensive education programs. District Court judge in Spokane issued a permanent injunction Tuesday that stops the U. Department of Health and Human Services from cutting funding for the final two years of prevention programs run by Planned Parenthood of Greater Washington and North Idaho. That decision followed a similar one April 19 in a D.

For Teens: How to Make Healthy Decisions About Sex

Sex ed focused only on abstinence is a mistake | The Seattle Times

Noble effort. Former math and science teacher Feyi Obamehinti, a Republican candidate for the State Board of Education, who supported the defeated bathroom bill that would have blocked transgender people from using public restrooms that align with gender identity. Jack Lesch, a practitioner in The Woodlands, who is on the board of the Medical Institute for Sexual Health, an organization that promotes abstinence-only education. As the majority on the advisory panel, these appointees, who were each chosen by two SBOE members, are in a position to push ultra - conservative dogma into standards that will affect the lives of 5 million Texas public school students. That is not only wrongheaded, it is dangerous. Texas already has one of the highest teen pregnancy rates in the nation, with 31 births per 1, girls, compared with 20 births nationally.

Sex ed focused only on abstinence is a mistake

By Editorial Board February 11, According to the Guttmacher Institute, more than half of students report receiving no formal instruction about birth control, and many of those students learned nothing about sexual safety before engaging in sex themselves. Fewer than 6 percent of LGBTQ teens reported having any formal education about sexuality or gender identity. Sexuality is a normal part of adult life, and refusing to teach it thoroughly and accurately fails students in need.
Before you decide to have sex or if you are already having sex, you need to know how to stay healthy. Even if you think you know everything you need to know about sex, take a few minutes and read on. Your doctor wants to make sure you know the facts. Sex can change your life and relationships.