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Most Teens Get Sex Ed; But Many Don't Hear About Birth Control

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New data from the CDC on sex education in the U.S.
New data from the CDC on sex education in the U.S.

Indeed, the report states: "A larger percentage of teenagers reported receiving formal sex education on “how to say no to sex” (81% of male and 87% female teenagers) than reported receiving formal sex education on methods of birth control."

Hmm, I wonder who controls the curriculum?

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Rachel Zimmerman Twitter Health Reporter
Rachel Zimmerman previously reported on health and the intersection of health and business for Bostonomix.

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