|Research on Sex Education
Failed UK Comprehensive Sex Ed Program
Policymakers in our nation’s capitol would be well-advised to note an alarming report in the July, 2009 issue of the British Medical Journal. The article shows the failure of a so-called “comprehensive” sex education approach.
ABC Model in Uganda Reduces HIV by Two Thirds
potential of abstinence-centered, character-based sexuality education
to directly reduce the spread of HIV/AIDS infection among adolescents
and adults is highlighted by a case study published by the U.S. Agency for International Development (2002), “What Happened in Uganda? Declining HIV Prevalence, Behavior Change, and the National Response.”
"Experts" Exposed at Waxman Anti-Abstinence Hearing
The April 23, 2008 House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing on abstinence education, led by Congressman Henry Waxman, who is an outspoken opponent, featured 6 out of 7 “experts” who opposed this approach. Such is balance in the 2008 Congress. Read more...
Abstinence vs. "Comprehensive" Sex Ed: Research or Propaganda?
Abstinence, Not Condoms...
US Gov: Condom effectiveness limited against many STDs!
are multiple distinct challenges to design future studies that COULD
draw clear conclusions about effectiveness of condom use in preventing
STDs." Read more...
Study: Abstinence Ed in Virginia cuts rate of sexuial initiation by half
The program achieved a significant and sizable reduction in teen sexual initiation, and the importance of emphasizing cognitive mediators was underscored.