TITLE

Sex education does NOT cut teen pregnancy

AUTHOR(S)
Victoria Allen
PUB. DATE
November 2016
SOURCE
Daily Mail;11/9/2016, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SEX education in schools has no effect on teenage pregnancy or sexual disease, a study has found.
ACCESSION #
119321067

 

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