TITLE

Watching sex on television predicts adolescent initiation of sexual behavior

PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality;2004, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
This article presents an abstract of the article "Watching sex on television predicts adolescent initiation of sexual behavior," by R.L. Collins, M.N. Elliot and S.H. Berry et al published in a 2004 issue of the "Pediatrics." It reveals the number of hours of television an average teenager watches in a day. It is difficult to reduce teenagers' exposure to sexual content; There is need for families to discuss the role of the media in influencing sexual behavior.
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14886308

 

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