Sex - Is everyone getting it?
Is everyone really having sex at all hours of the night, every night and in every possible position imaginable? And what's more, is it always amazing?
Well, in one survey carried out on a class of 30 teenagers in year 11, 16 boys and girls voluntarily said they'd had sex. When a confidential, anonymous written survey was carried out on the same group of teenagers it transpired that only 5 had actually had sex. read more
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How to talk to your parents about sex
It's time for that serious talk you've been dreading! But treat them kindly and you might find your parents are more amenable than you'd think.
Solo sex: masturbation for boys
It's the 'skip it and you're doomed' stage on the road to becoming a happy adult - and a great lover.
Masturbation for girls
Become sexually confident - before you ever have full sex
The function of sex
Why do people do it?
Essential for her - and a pleasure for both of you. It doesn't need to go 'all the way' to full intercourse. Take the pressure off yourselves and enjoy.
Intercourse and orgasm
This is what happens to your body and mind when you get that loving feeling.
Your first time
Are you ready? If so, here are a few things you might expect - and some tips and pointers.
The ways people have sex
Has it ever crossed your mind that there is more than one way of having sex?
Being sensual without having sex
Why go 'all the way' when there are many, less 'full-on' ways of exploring sexuality with your partner - from a kiss and a cuddle to mutual masturbation and oral sex.
Saying no to sex
If you don't want to have sex, here are a few tactful ways to assert your desires and keep in control of your life.
When is the right time to lose my virginity?
In short: when you're sure you're ready; not when your boyfriend or girlfriend - or anyone else, for that matter - pressures you.
Sex myths uncovered
Dividing the facts from the fiction. Don't believe all that you hear - because a lot of people try to sound as if they know everything, and that could land you in difficulties.
If your boyfriend or girlfriend falls silent, something's up.
Explain that you want to be 'let in' - then it can be good to give them space, tell them to call and let them come back to you