Credit: Getty Images. Adolescent women feel intense pressure to send sexual images to men, but they lack the tools to cope with their concerns and the potential consequences, according to new research. Sexting, or sending nude or semi-nude sexually suggestive images or messages to others, is a reality for an estimated 15 to 25 percent of teens growing up today. Though some research points to sexting as a potentially low-risk way to explore sexuality, it also is associated with increased risk of ostracism, depression, and suicide.
Teens, young adults report sending nude images to be "fun or flirtatious."
These days, young people use technology instead. Chicago-based market research firm Teenage Research Unlimited surveyed 1, teens and young adults online Sept. Though photos are often intended for a boyfriend or girlfriend, they are increasingly shared, especially after a breakup. High school senior Mayron Gezaw, 17, of Fairfax, Va. Still, news reports increasingly document school-related or legal repercussions after indecent photos pop up online. And lawyers say there are many unanswered questions about whether young people who send their own photos could face prosecution for obscenity or child pornography. Matthew Younger, 17, of Takoma Park, Md. It's incredibly widespread. Shows Good Morning America.
If you fire up a new feature on Snapchat you can see exactly what your neighbors are up to, and some of it is quite shocking. What has privacy experts concerned is the fact that those photos appear on a map from the exact location where they were taken. While trying out the feature we found some pretty disturbing images posted from people's homes. One shot of what looks like pounds of illegal marijuana was clearly uploaded from a home in Monroe.
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