Teen Birth Rates and Religiosity: What’s The Link?

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Adding to previous research that links religiosity and teen birth rates comes a new study from Drexel University. It’s not that all forms of religions are linked to teen pregnancy, various researchers point out, but that in some religious conservative communities, sex education is weak and using birth control is frowned upon. Read the rest of the Yahoo news story by clicking on the below link.

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About Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick

Dr. Debby Herbenick is a sex researcher at Indiana University, sexual health educator at The Kinsey Institute, columnist, and author of five books about sex and love. Learn more about her work at www.sexualhealth.indiana.edu.