This means that instead of ‘dating’ just to learn the necessary social skills they will need when they finally finish growing up, they instead copy the ADULT form of dating and start having sex when they are incapable of coping with the complexities, and responsibilities, of sexual relationships, and when they have no intention of finding a life partner. We get massive increases in sexually transmitted diseases, teenage pregnancies, abortions, unwanted children, absent fathers, and single mothers.These things themselves lead to other problems such as social welfare costs, the burden on tax-payers, increased burdens on healthcare facilities and on available housing; of particular concern is how these things affect the newborn babies.Everyone in your grade is just as stressed as you about dating. You may not even realize how many ways you have it better than your paired-off friends, but there are a ton.Click through the slideshow below for 10 reasons to enjoy your current life as part of a non-couple -- and feel free to re-visit this every time you find yourself thinking, "OMG WHY AM I STILL SINGLE? And also, because dating in high school is way, way overrated.Young men frequently fib about their sexual experience, whereas young women tend to be more truthful.Once a student has sex, it becomes less of an issue in future relationships.
The research suggests that people raised without a secure family environment are usually the same people who become criminals.
Especially when choosing career paths and graduating, everyone's going their separate ways and meeting new people.
Do high school relationships lead to anything more than heartbreak?
Relationships are a delicate topic when it comes to any age group, but the high school years are often overlooked, deemed to be not particularly important.
The minds of adolescents are not fully developed and therefore are not capable of knowing what is or isn't beneficial in terms of romanticism at the time.