Research + News | Topic: Pornography
Dec 8, 2022
1 In 10 Teens Have Sexted, Many See Porn By 6th Grade
A high number of preteens and teens in the United States have viewed pornography and many have also sent or received nude or seminude photos — sexting — over their smartphones, a new study reveals. Read the article here.
Nov 22, 2022
Protecting Your Teenagers Online
The dangers of the Internet are real. Read the article here.
Sep 14, 2022
How To Fix America’s Child-Pornography Crisis
The country could do much more to control this scourge, and it could do so without violating the First Amendment. Read the article here.
Jun 15, 2022
3 Things I’ll Teach My Kid About Porn: Former Addicted Dad Speaks Up
A guest blog post on Defend Young Minds. Read the article here.
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.