TITLE

ABSTINENCE CAUSES PREGNANCY

PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Herizons;Summer2008, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study which examines the likelihood of 15- to 19-year-olds who have had comprehensive sex education rather than abstinence-only education to become pregnant conducted by the University of Washington. The study found that teenage girls with comprehensive sex education are less likely to become pregnant. Moreover, the neither form of sex education appeared to affect teens' risk of contracting a sexually transmitted infection.
ACCESSION #
32612987

 

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