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Why Girls Need To Be Taught How To Say No

May 20th, 2009 · No Comments

Teenage girls today are really savvy. They know that sex without a condom can lead to all manner of nasty diseases or a pregnancy. They know that the boy they’re having sex with probably isn’t their one true love and that he may not even know their last name. They get all of that.
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How Do We Convince Them To Use Condoms?

May 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

Parents of teenagers wouldn’t have been shocked by Tara Brown’s story on 60 Minutes tonight about unprotected teenage sex. It’s been going on since time began and most of us did it too.
The reasons don’t appear to have changed either: just like my Dolly readers of 15 years ago, girls are still going along with [...]

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