But with these benefits come great dangers all parents should know about.(Read more about these dangers in the free book, .) Repeatedly viewing pornography, especially from a young age, can radically shape one’s sexual attitudes and beliefs.
The intention of the attacker is often to humiliate rather than to kill the victim.
In Britain such attacks, particularly those against men, are believed to be underreported, and as a result many of them do not show up in official statistics.
Educate your teen about the dangers of social media and the strategies she can use to prevent and address bullying.
In a 2013 survey conducted by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 47 percent of high school students reported being sexually active, and 41 percent said they had not used a condom during their last sexual encounter.
Frequent exposures to sexually explicit material is closely linked to more permissive attitudes about sex, such as having multiple sexual partners, “one night stands,” cynicism about the need for affection between sexual partners, casual sexual relations with friends, and even mimicking behaviors seen in pornography.