Should I Worry about a Late Period? YOUTH This blog comes from one of the most commonly asked questions from our programs for high school girls. A missed period can have very serious implications or may be nothing to worry about. Skipping a period may be the first sign of pregnancy. Some girls stop having sex because of this type of scare. They decide the sex is not worth the worry and stress in their teen years.
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Having a car potentially gave them plenty of alone time with a member of the opposite sex, and that was cause for concern. Hayley DiMarco, author of Technical Virgin: How Far is Too Far? Even Christian teens are not immune to the rampant sexual temptations bombarding their generation. Recent research affirms her conclusions. According to researchers at Yale and Columbia University teens pledging virginity until marriage are just as likely to have STDs as their peers. Other research shows that each day 8, teenagers in the United States will become infected with an STD, with more than 3 million teens becoming infected this year alone.
For one, there are many ways to experience physical pleasure that do not involve having sex. Having sex will not make you mature. In fact, one of the key components of maturity is responsible decision-making.