Research + News | Topic: Pornography
May 25, 2022
Porn On An Apple Watch?! How Clever Kids Find It And How You Can Block It
Since most parents don’t know that porn can be accessed this way, they aren’t checking for (or blocking) porn on an Apple Watch. Read the article here.
Mar 15, 2022
Playboy Makes Perversion Woke
Playboy is once again trying to clean up its image and, in the process, contradict its own reasons for existence. Read the article here.
Feb 15, 2022
Teen Girls’ Sexy TikTok Videos Take A Mental-Health Toll
Girls are often anxious and overwhelmed by the attention they get after posting suggestive videos; therapists say more are suffering emotionally. Read the article here.
Jan 21, 2022
Porn Addiction And Kids – Neuropsychologist Reveals Who Is Most Vulnerable
Kristen Jenson of Defend Young Minds interviews Dr. Mateusz Gola about problematic pornography use and the latest neuroscience of addiction. Access the interview here.
Jan 6, 2022
10 Tricky Ways Porn Will Target Your Kids In 2022
The porn industry is powerful, but kids can learn skills to reject pornography and defend themselves against it. Read the article here.
Dec 15, 2021
Billie Eilish Says Porn Fixation Starting At Age 11 ‘Destroyed’ Her Brain
The “Bad Guy” singer said violent sex videos warped her perspective on healthy relationships. Read the article here.
Oct 7, 2021
Parent Alert! Sexual Content On Roblox Plus 3 Safety Tips
Roblox is popular with kids all over the world. It currently hosts 142 million users and it’s been estimated that half of kids in the U.S. under 16 have played Roblox. Sadly it’s easy for predators and bad actors to infect the Roblox platform with sexual content. Read the article here.
Oct 6, 2021
Certain Teens May Be At Higher Risk For Online Threats
The researchers also found that two years after Internet usage was monitored on the laptops, the participants who had viewed more pornography were more likely to be engaging in risky sexual behaviors. Additionally, those who had spent more time on social media were more likely to experience cyberbullying two years later. Read the article here.
Aug 17, 2021
Parent Alert! The Dangers Of OnlyFans Plus 4 Ways To Defend Your Kids
Defend Young Minds has this to say about OnlyFans:
“The idea behind OnlyFans was to “develop a site where creators could monetize their content free of advertisers.”
The “creators” included photographers, YouTubers, models, actors, and others involved in the creative arts. Unfortunately, the site also immediately attracted sexually explicit content.”
Read the full article here.
Jun 9, 2021
Babysitters & Tech: 5 Tips To Keep Kids Safe From Pornography
The minute a babysitter enters your home, you’ve also likely invited in a smartphone. Read the article from Protect Young Minds here.