Movie Ratings, Family Movie Reviews & More!

Does Watching Sex on Television Predict Teen Pregnancy?


This article may be the first that looks at actual data that suggests there is a prospective link between exposure to sexual content on television and the likelihood of experiencing a pregnancy before the age of 20. The data was collected over 3 years.

Link to article page on RAND Health: http://www.rand.org/health/abstracts/2008/11/chandra.html Link to article page on Pediatrics (Only the abstract is available for free.): http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/full/122/5/1047

Join the Conversation

About the Reviewer: Rod Gustafson

© One Voice Communications Ltd. | About Parent Previews | FAQ | Making the Grades | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact