Safe-Sex, Contraceptive Information And Healthcare Resources Elude Teens

Though teens are constantly bombarded by sexual activity in TV shows, music videos and movie theaters, they know precious little about the sexual health services that can help them be more responsible and less at risk of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). This irony underscores the need for more relevant provider-focused outreach that educates teens on contraceptive services, HIV/STD testing and practical solutions for overcoming peer pressure to have sex.