TITLE

STOP BEFORE YOU HAVE SEX … Read this

PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Dolly;Oct2011, Issue 490, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses important considerations about sex among teenagers. According to doctor Melissa Kang, there is a need for teenagers to address the question of why they want to have sex. She says discussing it with parents and knowledge on access to healthcare indicates that one is mature enough to have a sexual relationship. Kang cites the two important aspects of practising safe sex.
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