Teen sex

US teens are less sexually active now: report

US teens are less sexually active now: report

Less than half of US teenagers today are sexually active, far fewer than in the late 1980s, a US government report said today.

Jul 22, 2015, 14:40 PM IST

HPV vaccination doesn`t initiate teen sex: Study

In ground-breaking research, scientists have discovered that Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine does not lead teen girls or adult women to start having sex or to engage in unsafe sex.

Feb 03, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

College students’ sexual hook-ups `more complex than thought`

Sixty to eighty percent of college students have experienced some kind of sexual ‘hook-up’, researchers say.

Oct 22, 2012, 09:21 AM IST

Maldivian teen to get 100 lashes for sex with older man

A 16-year-old girl in Maldives has reportedly been sentenced to 100 lashes and eight months’ house arrest for having sex with an older man.

Sep 04, 2012, 12:02 PM IST

More US teens postponing sex, adapting to hormonal contraceptive use

An increasing number of US teens are postponing sex now and hormonal contraceptive use is also up among those who are sexually active.

May 06, 2012, 08:47 AM IST

More teens having unsafe sex, finds study

A new survey has found that increasing number of young Britons are having unprotected sex with a new partner.

Sep 26, 2011, 15:45 PM IST

Condom use routine for US teens, not adults

U.S. teens are not as reckless as some people might think when it comes to sex.

Oct 04, 2010, 17:03 PM IST