Survey Finds Chinese are More Tolerant About Premarital Sex Now
The Chinese have become more tolerant about premarital
sex, claims a survey.
The survey, "Sex and Sexuality of Chinese 2000-06", which was released this week, found that roughly two-thirds of people said premarital
sex was "acceptable" today.
Conducted by the Institute of Sexuality...
Khushboo Should ‘Talk about Safe Sex’ and not ‘ Premarital Sex’ Says Miniter
NEW DELHI: The PMK, Health Minister Dr Anbumani Ramadoss party was the first to raise the moral objection to actress Khusboo’s comment on premarital
sex. // Now he is trying to do a balancing act to diffuse the controversy
Ramadoss told an Indian newspaper: ‘‘We need many more Khushboos to...
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Not Just for Teens
... Institute of Cancer in Bogota, Columbia, who noted that women's rising age at first marriage and increasing divorce rates have led to more widespread premarital
intercourse and pairing with new sexual partners around middle age.
Their study included more than 3,200 women, aged 24 to 45, with no history of c...
FDA Approves 'Plan B' Pill for 17-Year-Olds
...Plan B, saying it is the equivalent of an abortion pill because it can prevent a fertilized egg from attaching to the uterus, and could also encourage premarital
Supporters of broader access to Plan B argue that it is safe and effective in preventing unwanted pregnancy, and could also help reduce the nu...
Many Teens Don't Keep Virginity Pledges
...dge with those who hadn't. After five years of follow-up, those who had taken a pledge did not differ from teens who hadn't taken a pledge in rates of premarital
sex, oral or anal sex, or sexually transmitted diseases.
Teens who had taken a pledge had 0.1 fewer sex partners during the past year, but the sam...
Special Mouth Rinse Spots, Tracks Human Papillomavirus Infection
...reduce the incidence of cervical cancer, efforts to vaccinate young girls have been controversial. Some believe vaccinating young girls may encourage premarital
sex or promote risky sexual behavior.
But the link between HPV infection and cancers of the head and neck has prompted many researchers to advocate...
Spanking Raises Chances of Risky, Deviant Sexual Behavior
...er corporal punishment is associated with an increased probability of verbally and physically coercing a dating partner to have sex; risky sex such as premarital
sex without using a condom; and masochistic sex such as spanking during sex.
There is a "dose response" at work here. "The more parents spank, the ...
'Cocaine' Turns 'Censored' and Remains 'energy Drink'
... in Redux Beverages , said, "Of course, we intended for Cocaine energy drink to be a legal alternative the same way that celibacy is an alternative to premarital
sex," Ivey said. "It's not the same thing and no one thinks it is. Our product doesn't have any cocaine in it. No one thinks that it does. We think it...
Men and Women Change Attitudes to Sex When in an Intimate Relationship
... sexually active had negative social consequences, Perrin said.
Women endorsed at higher rates waiting longer to have sex and not engaging in premarital
sex, consistent with the notion of women as sexual gatekeepers, he said. Perhaps women are more interested than men are in waiting for the right perso...
Thalassaemic Child's Parents Campaign for Awareness
... affect their conjugal life. But now they have realised the importance of a premarital
blood detection test and initiated an awareness campaign against this disea...she said.
The couple has initiated a campaign to inform people about premarital
blood tests. Influenced by their campaign, more than 30 couples from variou...