Valentine's Day Attraction: Sale Of Condoms In School Proposed

by Medindia Content Team on  February 14, 2006 at 7:55 PM Sexual Health News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Valentine's Day Attraction: Sale Of Condoms In School Proposed
The exciting Valentine's Day proposal to sell condoms in school through installation of condom vending machines has been suggested by the third largest political party in Australia.
Advertisement

Kate Reynolds, who represents the Democrats in South Australia's state parliament, said the issue was health, not morals.

Advertisement
"The facts are simple - high school teenagers are having sex," Reynolds said.

"They are not telling their parents, but they are certainly telling their friends. We can't stop them having sex, but we can stop them getting sexually transmitted diseases and we can prevent unwanted pregnancies."

Reynolds said vending machines would let pupils buy condoms easily and without guilt.

"It's not for politicians to mandate other people's morals," she said. "But it's our duty to make sure people can make informed choices about their sexual health and contraception."

Reynolds said vending machines would let pupils buy condoms easily and without guilt.

"It's not for politicians to mandate other people's morals," she said. "But it's our duty to make sure people can make informed choices about their sexual health and contraception."

Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Gonorrhea Condoms And Contraception AIDS/HIV - Prevention And Transmission AIDS/HIV- Lab Tests and Faqs Vasectomy Chlamydia Trachomatis Prostitution: Fresh Stakes in the Oldest Trade Safe Sex Food Gifts for Your Valentine Safe, Effective Male Contraceptive Pill - The Long Wait 
Advertisement

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive