Study Finds Girls Under Pressure to Sext

Commentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

An alarming new study from Northwestern University has found that teen girls are under increasing pressure to send nude photos with two-thirds of the girls surveyed saying the request was made in exchange for affection.

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Colorado Man Wants Cellphones Banned for Children Under 13

smart phonesA Denver-area anesthesiologist is proposing a ballot initiative to make Colorado the first state in the country to ban cellphones for children younger than 13 because of the negative impact these devices have on children.

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Keeping Children Safe On-Line

22849088 - many people checking their smartphones at the dinner tableCommentary by Susan Brinkmann, OCDS

In an age when children as young as eleven are easily encountering pornography on line, parenting expert Katharine Hill, the UK director of the Care for the Family charity, discusses eight key tips to keeping kids safe on line.

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