Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can affect anyone who's had sex, even if only once. Which doesn't quite seem fair, but that's infections for you. Young people aged under 25 have higher rates of STIs than other groups, so it's worth being aware of what the risks are, how to guard against them, where to go if you're worried and what, as a parent, you should be advising.
So-called pick-up artists (PUAs) have been in the news recently.
The issue of consent has recently been in the news: Cambridge University is considering introducing classes on consent after a high number of stude
Brook's Richard Essery on how to deal with your child's developing sexuality, and the still-taboo topic of masturbation.
Is your child uncertain about their sexuality? Are you half-expecting some big 'coming out' announcement? Richard Essery of Brook offers advice for parents on how to respond.