Archive for the ‘Scientific Articles’ Category

Teen Dating Violence Part I : What it is

Medical Institute Science Department Staff

January 2018

Teen Dating Violence (TDV) is aggression that takes place in the context of the romantic relationships of teenagers.  Authorities agree that the hostility can be broken down into three basic types of aggression: … Read the rest

 

IN THE NEWS: Teen Girls Seek Genital Cosmetic Surgery

Teen Girls are Seeking Genital Cosmetic Surgery

Medical Institute Science Staff: September 2017

If you have teenage girls in your life, or if you have been one yourself, you are already aware that most teen girls would like to change … Read the rest

 

IN THE NEWS: The Sexual Behavior Known as Stealthing

MI Science Staff: May 2017

The latest definition of “stealthing” involves a sexual behavior in which a condom is removed during the sex act without the knowledge or consent of the sexual partner. Although the practice itself is not new, … Read the rest

 

Screening for Genital Herpes is Still Not Recommended for People Without Symptoms

Science Staff: March 2017

It is estimated that almost 1 in 6 people in the U.S. ages 14 – 49 years old have a genital herpes infection.1 Despite the prevalence of this sexually transmitted infection, no effective vaccine has … Read the rest

 

Pornography’s Effect on Early Sexual Conditioning

MI Science Staff: January 2017

In 2008, the book HOOKED, (co-authored by Medical Institute’s founder, Joe McIlhaney, MD and our current President/ CEO, Freda M Bush, MD,) began warning readers about the strong impact that sex has on the … Read the rest