Sex education in the United Kingdom

Today the down-side to sex education is revealed

2017.06.06

Instead of reducing the risk of teenage pregnancy, sex education increases unwanted pregnancies in this population. At least, this is what appears to have happened in England. Where, since 2010, the reduction of the ...

English schoolchildren want sex education

2017.01.11

In the United Kingdom, three-quarters of children between the ages of 11 and 15 believe they would be safer if they had age-appropriate sex and relationship education (SRE) in school. In addition, according to ...

Four tips not to be trapped into sextortion

2016.12.02

Thousands of people in the UK are likely to be falling victim to sextortion every year, according to the National Crime Agency and National Police Chiefs Council. Sextortion is a form of blackmail where ...

British government takes “sexting” very seriously

2016.09.21

British government has taken a hard line against "sexting" during class. Starting today, students who are caught by teachers sending sexually-oriented messages or photos will be reported to Social Services. Many have called the stance ...

Reduce STIs by increasing condom availability

2016.08.05

Youth clubs, clinics and GPs should offer an unlimited supply of the contraception to boys and girls in a variety of styles. The English National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) wants to ...

Survey reveals the most common concerns about sex

2016.06.21

Contracting an STI from their partner, unwanted pregnancies, their partner not finding them attractive, orgasms, awkwardness, body hair and an embarrassing bodily function happening during sex. These are the most common concerns men and ...