Coyle KK et al. Youth who reported intercourse were asked whether they had used a condom at last intercourse. Meanwhile, given our study's focus on sexual behavior, highly involved parents may have withheld consent to prevent their child's exposure to the study materials; if that was the case, our findings overestimated adolescent sexual behavior. How has having sex affected your relationship with your partner? Of the 15, students enrolled in selected classes, 7, returned parental consent forms, of which 5, indicated consent. To address the lack of information on the risk and protective practices of sexually experienced young adolescents, this study investigates the sexual behavior of middle school students. Donaldson SI et al.
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Sexual Intercourse and Oral Sex Among Public Middle School Students: Prevalence and Correlates
Dent CW et al. Leichliter JS et al. Better information is needed to guide interventions to prevent early sexual debut. Jessor R, Risk behavior in adolescence: To identify areas with the greatest unintended teenage pregnancy and STD prevention needs, we mapped rates of chlamydia and births among 15—year-olds within each of the geographic areas that define which high school students attend i.