Teen Sex 101

January 14, 2008  •  From theTrumpet.com
The recent revelation and acknowledgment of teen icon Jamie Lynn Spears’s pregnancy has forced parents of “tweens” to once again confront the issue of talking to their preteens and teenagers about sex. Is there a practical approach to having the “sex talk”?

Jamie Lynn Spears, star of Nickelodeon’s Zoey 101 and baby sister of pop star Britney Spears, at 16 years old is shocked, scared and four months pregnant.

Many parents are now confronted with the issue of how to broach the subjects of teen sex and pregnancy with their children since the “wholesome” star of the hit TV series made the announcement. Couple that with the recent release of a film in which a 16-year-old girl gets pregnant, decides to have the baby and then gives it up for adoption and you have a cauldron of teen sexual confusion foisted upon the masses of impressionable minds. The unwed teen mother is becoming pop culture!

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