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These are some questions that are often asked about abstinence and relationships.

TeensWhat does abstinence mean? Waiting to have sex until marriage and avoiding risky behaviors, such as using drugs and alcohol, stealing, vandalism, and gangs.
Are contraceptives effective? No, because you can still catch diseases and sometimes get pregnant. The only safe way to avoid disease and pregnancy is through abstinence.
What are the symptoms of STDs? Irritation, bumps, blisters or sores.
If someone has sex, what are the consequences? Possibly could get pregnant or catch diseases and experience a damaged reputation, a sense of guilt and shame, physical pain. This can lead to a feeling a being alone or distracted.