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Since the earliest years of the journal, there has been intense focus on teens’ sexual behavior and pregnancy experiences, policies that affect the education and services they get, their knowledge and attitudes related to various outcomes and risks, and much more. Perspectives has...

The Burden of STDs Among American Youth

Although 15–24-year-olds represent 25% of the sexually experienced population aged 15–44 in the United States, before 2004, little was known about the STD burden within this group. Hillard Weinstock, Stuart Berman and Willard Cates, Jr.,...


Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Family Planning Perspectives may be accessed through Wiley Online Library (2003–) and JSTOR (1969–2011).

Cover illustrations of Margaret Sanger © Matthew and Eve Levine

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