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Contraception Update
Challenges to Preventing Unintended Pregnancy in Teenagers and Young Adults
Rodriguez P, Clark B
2008;33:38

The media and society convey mixed messages about sex. We teach abstinence in schools and parents often avoid the subject at home, but teenagers and young adults are bombarded with sexual messages in entertainment and advertising. Society fears that if sex is discussed openly, teenagers will do it—but they already do.


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