And teen condom use is up and so are levels of many STDs. She's also saved an article on A. The Survivor Remaining a virgin until marriage is neither an easy nor a common choice in Latoya Huggins's part of Paterson, N. For those of you who are new this evening, we now come to the part of the service that we call the Window on the World. Many of the groups that won these grants in are faith-based, including anti-abortion crisis-pregnancy centers, Catholic charities and a Christian college. Teens who use both birth control and a condom can still get infected. Newsweek talked to a number of teens about their decision to abstain from sex until marriage and found that while religion plays a critical role in their decision, there are other factors as well:
Sexual intercourse isn't the only danger.
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And I think guys are kind of getting it. Latoya tries not to think about what happened, although she feels "like dying" when she sees her attacker on the street. And abstinence classes play up the hazards of deep kissing and mutual masturbation. I didn't want to touch a girl, like, forever. The abstinence drive comes at a time when teen chastity is on the rise - - the percentage of high schoolers who said they'd ever had sexual intercourse dropped from 54 in to 46 inaccording to the Centers for Disease Control. Now I'm like, 'Well, what makes one less intimate than the other? Christian recording artist Rebecca St.