Home > Sex > Safe Sex > Teen Teen All sections in Teen » Your body » Your future » Your life » Your relationships » Teen News Let’s talk about sex - taking sex ed to rural villages where the topic is often taboo Many parents in rural Limpopo don't feel free to talk to their children about sexual issues, which increases the risk of sexually transmitted diseases and teenage pregnancies. Check Are you a sex addict? » Ask Sex expert » Join Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for sex? » SEE: What happens to your body during sex? How porn addiction can affect your sex life Graphic STI awareness campaign aims to scare teens off sex A campaign launched at four Tembisa high schools is aiming to educate teenagers about reproductive health issues such as sexually transmitted infections, teenage pregnancy and family planning. Sex talks with parents tied to less risky teen behaviour Having an open dialogue with your teens about sex may influence their sexual behaviour. Girls more vulnerable to STIs during menstruation Changes in the bacteria and other microflora in the vagina during menstruation can increase girls' risk of sexually transmitted infections. load more articles advertisement Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.