Adolescent sexuality and sexual behavior

@article{Feldmann2002AdolescentSA,
  title={Adolescent sexuality and sexual behavior},
  author={J. Feldmann and A. Middleman},
  journal={Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  year={2002},
  volume={14},
  pages={489-493}
}
  • J. Feldmann, A. Middleman
  • Published 2002
  • Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Purpose of review Adolescence is a time of self-discovery and physical, as well as cognitive, development. It is within this context that adolescent sexual development and sexual behavior occur. While curiosity and experimentation are normal, sexual behaviors, both coital and non-coital, place adolescents at risk for undesired consequences including sexually transmitted disease acquisition and pregnancy. Trends in adolescent sexual behavior are changing, and health care professionals must be… CONTINUE READING
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