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NHS scrutiny body issues ‘sexting’ guidelines (England)

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued new guidelines on what is known as harmful sexual behaviour. The guidelines include advice on ‘sexting’ (sending sexually explicit pictures or messages via smartphone) alongside other age inappropriate sexual behaviour. The guidance focuses on children and young people who are the sole offenders of sexual harmful activities directed either towards themselves or others: this behaviour can be an expression of other underlying problems.

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