There is today a number of choices for the youth thanks to modernization and the internet that the youth of today do not think twice to experiment. It can be with anything and thus it is important that everyone is given proper sex education. They are vulnerable and also very unpredictable and this attitude makes then do more harm than good. Like trying to stop your period once it starts.
When it comes to sex education and where the youth is concerned, there is no denying about the cases of unwanted pregnancies, abortions, miscarriages and the spread of STDs. This is enough to prove that teenagers are totally unaware and are just risking their lives. One should know ways to tackle the restlessness that youth face and also help them take precautionary measures. This will let them use their energy for much better things.
Sex education for the youngsters
- School is the best place to start this kind of education. The curriculum should have it. This can be covered in all the schools with a carefully designed syllabus and that which cover the sex education
- Indulging in pornography, forced sex and being abused physically should be apart of the study and this will let the student understand what is ethical and what is not.
- One should be taught about contraceptives and also how the contraceptive pills should be consumed. This includes condoms and morning pills. The student should also be taught about abortion. The timings of taking the contraception should also be focused upon. Many girls end up giving birth to babies who are stillborn or even die because of loss of information
- Also, it is important that the youth understands about self-worth and how having sex randomly can damage their life.
Getting proper sex education is necessary because it will let one use their energy meaningfully and also let them know their gender identity and body image.