Young adults are even more likely to have sexted; one-third of them said they had been involved in sexting, compared with about one-quarter of teenagers. More high school students are sending and receiving sexually explicit text messages or photos, and that makes them more likely to engage in other types of sexual activity as well. I see a doting dad who happens to be a photographer with a killer eye — and, yes, a desire to share. Sex, Dating and Relationships on Campus. The photos he shares of Stella are striking in their intimacy and universality. The survey was conducted by Knowledge Networks, which initially contacted people using traditional telephone and mail polling methods and followed with online interviews.
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Now researchers say the same trends are trickling down to younger students in middle school. But even then, it would have most likely been on Facebook where at least I am given the illusion that I can control who has access to the pictures. And they admitted to higher rates of intending to engage in sexual acts than their non-sexting friends. Sign Up for Our Newsletters Sign up to receive the top stories you need to know now on politics, health, money and more. Those who sent nude pictures of themselves mostly said they went to a boyfriend, girlfriend or romantic interest.