The age of consent is the legal age when people can engage in sexual activity. In the UK, the age of consent is 16-years-old. This is the same regardless of the person’s gender or sexuality.
Vaginal discharge is fluid that comes from the vagina. You might see this on the toilet paper when you wipe, or in your underwear. It has several purposes: cleaning and lubricating the vagina, and helping to prevent infections.
Upskirting is a highly intrusive practice, which typically involves someone taking a picture under another person’s clothing without their knowledge, with the intention of viewing their genitals or buttocks (with or without underwear).
Many teens feel an enormous amount of pressure to be in a relationship and it can be tough when your friends begin dating and you’re not. But you should not feel pressured. It’s important to have relationships when the time is right for you.
Testicular cancer is the most common cancer in young men – and the good news is it’s extremely curable. If you feel a swelling or lump, it’s important to get it checked out (though most lumps won’t be cancer). A heavy feeling in your balls can also be a warning sign.
Pride month is about teaching tolerance, education in pride history and continuing to move forward in equality. It’s all about being proud of who you are no matter who you love.
Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections in the sex organs, caused by viruses or bacteria. They can be passed on from one person to another during close bodily contact and sexual activity.