sex education

China’s Counterfeit Condoms

China Daily reported yesterday on a counterfeit condom factory busted in the southeastern province of Fujian, and two other underground factories uncovered by the police investigation : An underground workshop producing fake...

Plan B for China’s Wealthy

A growing trend amongst members of China’s upper class is the aspiration to move abroad. An article in the Wall Street Journal tells the story of a few affluent might-be migrants and their reasons for considering a new...

China TV Grows Racy, and Gets a Chaperon

  Popular reality television programming has seen a sensational rise in China. However, the New York Times extensively covers the Chinese regulators attempt to overhaul reality TV programming. Shows such as “If You...

Probe Highlights Web of Cyber Espionage

Cybersecurity analysts in the United States claim they have sourced a bulk of the China-based cyberattacks against America back to as few as 12 groups backed or directed by the government, according to The Associated Press: The...

One-Child Policy Safe in Guangdong

Officials in Guangdong have reversed plans to ease the province’s family planning policy and allow certain couples to have two children. From China Daily: A document on family planning in Guangdong’s 12th Five-Year...

Rise in Abortions in China, Young Women Targeted

AP reports on rising abortion rates in China, primarily due to increased sexual activity among young, unmarried women and a lack of basic sex ed: China’s family planning network is enormous and efficient, a virtual...

China Censorship Primer: Just Say “No” to Female Orgasms

Bruce Humes writes in his blog: Don’t let media in the West fool you—talking about sex in China is not taboo. But apparently references to female genitalia and orgasms are still big no-nos. To see how such touchy subjects are...

Parents Too Shy to Talk About Sex

Most kids aren’t learning about sex from their parents, according to a report released Wednesday. The All-China Women’s Federation polled 5,000 students aged six to 17 and 6,500 parents about how they communicating about sex, a...

Sexology Association Gets Six-Month Ban

Xinhua reportsthe China Sexology Association (CSA), a non-governmental organization and academic society promoting reproductive health, has received a six-month ban for allegedly receiving profits from group activities....

Abortions Increase As School Starts – Liang Qiwen

From China Daily: Doctors in South China’s Guangdong Province observed an increase in the number of female students visiting hospitals in search of abortions during the weeks leading up to the start of school. Some hospitals in Dongguan, a city in the province, reported two to three times as many abortion requests in the week […]

The Personal Affairs of 6,000 Chinese Citizens – Ma Jun

From Y Weekend and translated by EastSouthWestNorth: What has changed with the sexual activities and relationships of the Chinese people over the past six years? Recently, the published research results at the Chinese Renmin University Sexual Sociology Institute website challenged the general beliefs of many people. During an interview with reporter from Y Weekend, Professor […]

Talking Sex On The Factory Floor In China – Medical News Today discusses a recent initiative to provide sex education and contraceptives to women workers at a cell phone factory in Shanghai to battle high rates of unsafe abortions carried out by unmarried female migrant workers as well as a general lack of knowledge on contraceptives and STD prevention: Young, single women in urban China are […]



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