Sex? Sexual Intercourse? Neither? Teenagers Weigh In On Evolving Definitions & Habits
By : Jocelyn Gecker
Source : AP News
Situationships. “Sneaky links.” The “talking stage,” the flirtatious getting-to-know-you phase — typically done via text — that can lead to a hookup.
High school students are having less sexual intercourse. That’s what the studies say. But that doesn’t mean they’re having less sex.
The language of young love and lust, and the actions behind it, are evolving. And the shift is not being adequately captured in national studies, experts say.