'Abstinence Only' Sex Ed Ineffective

Just saying no may not be an effective strategy in keeping kids from having sex, a newly released study reports. The research could have major implications for the $176 million in government funds that abstinence-only sex-education programs receive annually -- funding that is set to expire on June 30 unless Congress takes some action to extend it. The evaluation, conducted by Mathematica Policy Research Inc. on behalf of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, examined the impact of...Full Story
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