Farideh K A Farahani

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CONTEXT Iran's culture and religion prohibit sexual contact prior to marriage. Due to the sensitivity of the topic, little is known about the sexual activity of unmarried adolescent males or about their knowledge of, and attitudes toward, sexuality and reproductive health. METHODS A population-based study of 1,385 males aged 15-18 in Tehran was conducted(More)
Volume 32, Number 1, March 2006 Young people constitute a significant proportion of the Iranian population. In the most recent national census (1996), there were approximately 16 million adolescents aged 10–19, accounting for 25% of the Iranian population, and 21 million young people aged 10–24, accounting for more than one third of the population.1 Due to(More)
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