Consequences of Sexual Choices
By Nicole Ohadi & Olivia Naccarato
Negativity of Abstinence
In another case, you may experience peer pressure from those that are already sexually active.
Consequences of Being Sexually Active
Attempted Suicide and Sexual Activity Among Male and Female Teenagers
Teenage girls aged 14 to 17. Source: National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health, Wave II, 1996
Teenage boys aged 14 to 17. Source: National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health, Wave II, 1996
Depression and Regrets Associated With Sexual Activity
Teens of both male and female genders that are sexually active are notably less likely to be happy and more likely to be depressed than teenagers who decide to be abstinent.
Teenagers of both genders who are sexually active are notably more likely to attempt suicide than teens who are not sexually active.