Should We Control Teen Sexuality?

Should We Control Teen Sexuality?

The tricky topic of teen sex is grabbing headlines again. Political groups are up in arms over Kathleen Sebelius's recent refusal to grant girls under 17 over-the-counter access to Plan B. How should we deal with the bedroom behavior of the not-yet-legal?

The Horror Whose Name Can't Be Spoken - Teen Sex!

Most teens have sex, most parents (like Sarah Palin) are in denial

Dark Adolescent Romance

For adolescents, more romance = more depression and drinking

The Morning After: Screwed by Obama

Obama uses anti-science doubletalk to trash Emergency Contraception for teens

Oral Sex, Kids and Cancer

Oral sex, oral cancers and speaking up

Surviving a Bad Reputation

A how-to for girls with a slutty reputation.

What Motivates Excessive Sexual Promiscuity?

The psychodynamic meaning of nymphomania

Why Shouldn’t Johnny Watch Porn If He Likes?

Sexual brain training matters—especially during adolescence

Same Sex Marriage - Yay! Teen Sex and Wine - Nay!

Americans now accept same-sex marriage, but not teen sex and wine-drinking

Bristol Palin's last pleasurable sex act

Bristol Palin's pregnancy says much about American sexual attitudes

Sex Now or Later?

Does Abstinence Reduce Sexual Risk Taking?

Should Mothers Teach Daughters to Enjoy Sex?

Sexual pleasure for women is the last frontier

The Upside to Boy/Girl Friendships

Nurturing healthy, non-romantic relationships between boys and girls.

Don't Dream Big

Semi-Subversive Secrets of Success in College

How to Tell Your Daughter About Sex

How to talk about sex in the language of texting.

Pornography for Tweens, at a Mall Near You!

Helping our children resist sleazy advertisers.

Talking with Teens: Drugs and Pornography

Pre-emptive chats: talking with your teens before the problems start.

More Teen Sex at Home and Fewer Pregnancies: Here’s Where It Happens

Not all countries share American understandings of teen sexuality

Justin Bieber: Was It One Baby Too Many? Who’s Responsible For Birth Control?

What We Can Learn From The Trials And Triumphs Of Celebrity Relationships