Society tells us that sex is an act of self-expression, a personal choice .... Millions of American teenagers and young adults are finding that the psychological baggage of such behavior is having a real and lasting impact on their lives. They are discovering that Ă˘â‚¬Ĺ“hooking upĂ˘â‚¬Âť is the easy part, but Ă˘â‚¬Ĺ“unhookingĂ˘â‚¬Âť from the bonds of a sexual relationship can have serious consequences. A practical look into new scientific research showing how sexual activity causes the release of brain chemicals which then result in emotional bonding and a powerful desire to repeat the activity. This book will help parents and singles understand that Ă˘â‚¬Ĺ“safe sexĂ˘â‚¬Âť isn't safe at all; that even if they are protected against STD's and pregnancy, they are still hurting themselves and their partner."