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Sex education: Talking to your teen about sex - Mayo Clinic
It was an ordinary day at the clinic. The sight of a few teenagers in school uniform was familiar — they are usually quiet and sneak into the clinic to grab some condoms. On this particular day, a group of three young women stopped and asked a nurse how lubricant works and if they could get female condoms. What a missed opportunity, I thought to myself.
Sex education is offered in many schools, but don't count on classroom instruction alone. Sex education needs to happen at home, too. Here's help talking to your teen about sex.