That is why it is a good idea to talk to your kids about sex.
They are going to learn about it somewhere, so it is best that they learn it from their parents.
Most readers wrote in to say that when it comes to sex, it's time for society to loosen up.
"It is not something shameful to know your body and what brings you pleasure," wrote one reader.
The birds and the bees can be tough to talk about, but with a little information, skills, some careful thought and planning, it's possible to have comfortable and effective sex talks with your kids that don't make either of you super uncomfortable!
These talks are key to raising safe, healthy, happy and well-adjusted kids and I promise to help you all I can along the way.
My parents never sat me down and talked to me about sex or sexuality in general — it was a very uncomfortable subject, so it wasn't discussed.
Whether you act on these with a significant other or spouse doesn't matter; we should never feel ashamed to try out something new and exciting ... I was married for 13 years and thought that toys were awful. It involves more than the physical act of intercourse with another person.It affects how we feel about ourselves as males and females, and even impacts some of the choices we make.The best age to have the discussion is when your children become teenagers. Talking with your teenager is important to helping him or her develop healthy attitudes toward sex and to learn responsible sexual behavior.Openly discussing sex with your child also enables you to provide accurate information. But what they learn might not be true, and might not reflect the personal and moral values and principles you want your children to follow.
"Once America comes to terms with sexuality, and the importance of being honest with their children, teen pregnancies will go down, as will sexually transmitted diseases," said another.