He would still love me just as much if I didn’t want to have sex anymore.We are using condoms because we don’t want to risk anything happening.
You can focus instead on protecting your health and respecting each other’s feelings.
Thinking about romance, starting to date, and feeling attraction all can be incredibly cool — and a little intense.
As you start dating, think about what you’re looking for. Talk to your parent or guardian, doctor, or another trusted adult if you have questions.
Talk about what kind of birth control you would use to protect yourselves from pregnancy and STDs (sexually transmitted diseases, also called sexually transmitted infections).
Are you worried that you’ll sound like you’re accusing your partner of having an STD?
If I choose to have sex, I will use birth control.”“My boyfriend and I decided we are both ready to have sex.We know the consequences, we love each other, and it did not change anything.However, we discussed what to do “The best way to not get pregnant or STDs is to stay abstinent.Abstinence is a harder promise to keep as you get older because there’s so much pressure to be sexually active. They’ll help you keep your promise.”Anyone you’re seriously thinking about having sex with should be someone you can talk to about it.Keep reading to learn more.“I think you should wait until you find the right guy — the guy that really loves you back, the one that is special.Once you find the right guy, of course you should wait for the right age also.