Archive for the ‘Sex in the Media’ Category

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

 

Increasing Sexual Dysfunction in Young Men: Could Porn be Responsible?

MI Science Staff: October 2016

It is often difficult to get young people to be concerned about the risks involved with sex outside of a committed, long-term monogamous relationship. Even as we present the facts to them about sexually transmitted … Read the rest

 

Sex is Not a Game: Dr. Freda Bush

MI’s most popular video has been remade and updated in partnership with the New Jersey Physician’s Advisory Group (NJPAG). One of the most thought provoking lines in the video says, “If sex is a game, does that mean somebody loses?”  … Read the rest

 

MTV Teen Mom: For Glamour or Truth?

 
She is the classic overachiever teenager, who is smart, athletic and popular. She had aspirations to go away to college with her friends after she graduated high school. She had big dreams for herself. Sounds like any other teenage girl … Read the rest
 

Hooking Up Is Not Worth Your Health Or Respect

Recently “hooking up” is replacing traditional dating on college campuses in the United States. A “hook-up” is a sexual encounter – usually occurring between people who just met or are casual acquaintances – for which there is no expectation for … Read the rest