Jane Fonda: "Being A Teen: Everything Teen Girls & Boys Should Know About Relationships, Sex, Love, Health, Identity & More"

Oscar-winning actress and fitness icon Jane Fonda speaks at an event in Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.  - (AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

Oscar-winning actress and fitness icon Jane Fonda speaks at an event in Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.

(AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

Jane Fonda: "Being A Teen: Everything Teen Girls & Boys Should Know About Relationships, Sex, Love, Health, Identity & More"

For nearly two decades, Jane Fonda has dedicated herself to the issue of adolescent health. Now she's translated what she's learned into a guide on sexuality and development for young people.

At age 76, Jane Fonda hasn't slowed down one bit. She has a recurring guest role on HBO's "The Newsroom," she's co-starring in a new Netflix comedy to be aired in 2015, her philanthropic activities are in full swing and she's just released a new book. It's called "Being a Teen: Everything Teen Girls & Boys Need to Know about Relationships, Sex, Love, Health, Identity and More." A discussion with Jane Fonda on the teenage years.

Guests

Jane Fonda

actress, producer, activist, philanthropist and author.

Related Video

Jane Fonda joined Diane in August 2011 to discuss her book, "Prime Time." During the show, she responded to a caller, a self-identified Vietnam veteran, who thanked her for her protests against the war.

During the interview, Diane asked Fonda about her decision to have plastic surgery.

Read An Excerpt

Excerpted from "Being a Teen" by Jane Fonda Copyright © 2014 by Jane Fonda. Excerpted by permission of Random House Trade Paperbacks, a division of Random House LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher.

Please familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct and Terms of Use before posting your comments.

Our address has changed!

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.