TITLE

Abstinence-only sex education carries consequences, as well

AUTHOR(S)
Dunn, Jamey
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Illinois Issues;Jun2013, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several researches carried in the U.S. regarding the prevention of teenage sex. According to a study conducted by the University of Chicago, 93 percent of schools in Illinois offer sexual education and only 42 percent provided information related to the use of contraceptives. According to a survey conducted by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 46 percent of sexually active teenagers accepted that they used condoms.
ACCESSION #
88040595

 

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