Assessment of Time of Sexual Initiation and Its Associated Factors among Students in Northwest Ethiopia

@inproceedings{Bizuayehu2015AssessmentOT,
  title={Assessment of Time of Sexual Initiation and Its Associated Factors among Students in Northwest Ethiopia},
  author={Habtamu Mellie Bizuayehu and Direslgne Misker Abyu and Hailu Fekadu Demessie},
  year={2015}
}
Introduction: As many evidences showed, commencing sex at younger age was risk for acquiring HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and of experiencing unplanned Pregnancy due to practicing of it without plan/ not using protective materials. In North East Ethiopia, of half (51.3%) of youths initiated sex at median age of 17 years, 39.1% of them were practicing without plan, three quarter (73.1%) were not discussing about contraception and half of… CONTINUE READING

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