Abstract| Volume 32, ISSUE 2, P204-205, April 2019

26. Impact of Sociocultural Norms on Sexual Behavior and Contraceptive Practices Among Adolescents and Young People

      Adolescents and young people are surrounded by sociocultural norms about sex while also developing their own ideas and opinions. Families and friends also play a role in setting expectations about sex, birth control, and relationships. The objective of this study is to describe the sociocultural norms surrounding sexual behavior and contraceptive use for adolescents and young people and assess how they influence sexual behavior and contraceptive decisions.
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