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2 Reasons Why Teen Guys Regret Having Sex

2 Reasons Why Teen Guys Regret Having Sex

The pressure to have sex in school is on the rise and young men are finding themselves at a crossroad and are internally conflicted over the trend.

Many teenage boys think that having sex is equated with becoming a "Real" man but that simply is not the case. You already are in training to become a man as a teen and sex will not speed up that process. Actually, it can slow it down. How so?

Here are 2 reasons why teenage boys are regretting haveing sex.

To start this topic off, some teenage boys who have had sex admitted to external pressures and being sexually aroused from the viewing of pornography, petting and the practice of masturbation. When they found themselves in a tempting situation, they lacked the self-control needed and gave into having sex.

Depression & Suicide

Studies show that teens who have sex are more prone to depression and suicide, and many have admitted to wishing they had waited.

According to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Suicide is the third leading cause of death for 15 - 24-year-olds (approx 5,000 young people) and the sixth leading cause of death for five - 15-year-olds.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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