I would like my teens to know how to help a friend if there was a need.
Seth Doane reports from Sderot, Israel, near the border with Gaza.
American Academy of Pediatrics:
Remind your teen that they can choose to wait abstain even if they have had sex before.
Continue this conversation throughout your teen's life by letting them know you are open and non-judgmental regarding the issue of sex and sexuality.
Who is entitled to enjoy it?
It is a guide to dealing with dating violence; and it discusses how to teach teens to protect themselves and build healthy relationships, describes resources available, and addresses special situations.
Often, people will say all kinds of sex are "nasty" because they think our genitals or sex itself is nasty or dirty.
I asked them if they had anything to say about the victim in the case, and have had no response.
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