I: Afterwards what did you think? A growing body of research has reported significant associations between coerced sex and a range of negative reproductive and as well as psychological and emotional health outcomes.
Some doctors say girls want genital surgery to alleviate physical irritation in that area, but Dr.
Therefore, schooling is not protective of having an unwanted debut.
I kept it a secret.
Your provider can determine if your teen is growing and developing correctly.
Schooling status Schooling status was significant in Ghana and Malawi, but not as one would expect: being in school in both of those countries increased the probability of experiencing an unwanted debut.
Received sex education Receiving sex education before becoming sexually active could equip young people with information to make better informed decisions in the sexual sphere and consequently increase their chances of avoiding unwanted sexual intercourse.
It is important to address sexual coercion because it is one of the many forms of violence against young women: Sexual coercion has been found to be linked with sexual harassment and increasingly violent sexual behavior which reflect underlying structural factors that contribute to the oppression and exploitation of women.