Longitudinal association between teen sexting and sexual behavior.

@article{Temple2014LongitudinalAB,
  title={Longitudinal association between teen sexting and sexual behavior.},
  author={Jeff R. Temple and Hyejeong Choi},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2014},
  volume={134 5},
  pages={
          e1287-92
        }
}
BACKGROUND This study examines the temporal sequencing of sexting and sexual intercourse and the role of active sexting (sending a nude picture) in mediating the relationship between passive sexting (asking or being asked for a nude picture) and sexual behaviors. METHODS Data are from Wave 2 (spring 2011) and Wave 3 (spring 2012) of an ongoing 6-year longitudinal study of high school students in southeast Texas. Participants included 964 ethnically diverse adolescents with a mean age of 16.09… CONTINUE READING

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