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Study: 10% of teens with STDs claim they’re virgins

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A new study on teenage sexuality has uncovered shocking news: kids lie, especially about stuff that could get them in trouble. Among teenagers who test positive for STDs, more than ten percent claim not to have been sexually active in the past year, while almost that many say they're virgins

For the doctors who conducted the study, the take-away is that all kids — even the ones who claim they're virgins — should be tested for STDs. For the rest of us, the take-away might be another reason to doubt abstinence-only education. If kids could talk openly about sex, they'd be less likely to lie. And to spread STDs to other kids they've lied to. 

For those of us hoping to have sex with teenagers, the take-away is…. never mind.