According to a new report, some places are safer than others when it comes to swiping for dates. But if you're on a camping trip in Vermont, swipe away because the report found that's the safest state. When it was found that teens today get less sex ed than 10 years ago, Leslie Kantor, Ph D, MPH, the vice president of education at Planned Parenthood Federation of America, said in a statement that sex education can make a difference in our overall health.“We know teens need sex education to stay healthy, yet the United States is moving in the wrong direction.The report by and home security company Safewise found that Washington D. The study looked at the FBI’s cybercrime and violent crime rates per capita for each state and STD statistics from the Centers for Disease Control to find the rankings. Sex education can make a real difference in adolescents’ overall health and well-being.This being the era of Facebook and Twitter, it only makes sense that online dating has become one of the main sources for meeting new people.Online dating sites, from top contenders such as Plenty of Fish,to more niche sites such as Christian Mingle,drew nearly 626 million visits in January, according to Experian Hitwise.Researchers analyzed the FBI’s cybercrime and violent crime rates per capita for each state as well as the CDC’s reported cases of common STDs.Also in the top 10 were New Mexico, Nevada and South Carolina.Online dating use among 55- to 64-year-olds has also risen substantially since the last Pew Research Center survey on the topic.
and found that Washington, DC, Alaska and Louisiana were the most dangerous states to date online using apps like Tinder and Bumble, according to their recent study.Today, nearly half of the public knows someone who uses online dating or who has met a spouse or partner via online dating – and attitudes toward online dating have grown progressively more positive.To be sure, many people remain puzzled that someone would want to find a romantic partner online – 23% of Americans agree with the statement that “people who use online dating sites are desperate” – but in general it is much more culturally acceptable than it was a decade ago.Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.The share of 18- to 24-year-olds who use online dating has roughly tripled from 10% in 2013 to 27% today.