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Adolescent Hiv Statistics

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adolescent & hiv/aids

how does hiv/aids effect the aadolescent
John L. Sullivan, M.D.

Response from John L. Sullivan, M.D.

University of Massachusetts, Medical School
...Adolescents infected with HIV will have symptoms like adults; swollen lymph glands, recurrent infections, pneumonias etc;JLS. Read more »

weight wasting being an adolescent hiv positive

My daughter is 17 and a year has passed since she began wasting weight. Now she weights 37 kg. We... Read more »

Dif. between Pediatric and Adolescent AIDS

When is pediatric AIDS called adolescent AIDS and is there a big difference if someone was born... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Internet Use, Social Networking, and HIV/AIDS Risk for Homeless Adolescents

...Internet use, including social media sites like Facebook and MySpace, among a sample of homeless youths at high risk of contracting HIV. A survey of Internet use among 201 homeless adolescents was conducted in 2009, with multivariate logistic... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Magazine Examines HIV/AIDS Among Children, Adolescents in U.S.

... The Chicago Tribune Magazine on Sunday examined HIV/AIDS among children and adolescents in the U.S. According to the Tribune , there are about 6,000 children and young adults living Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV/AIDS in Adolescence

...infection for any particular population are difficult to determine because of the ways the disease is tracked. For example, AIDS diagnoses may be reported while the number of HIV infections may not. Nevertheless, the estimates of HIV infection... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

HIV Infection in Adolescents

...one-quarter of the 15 million cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) reported in the United States each year are among teenagers. This is particularly significant because if either partner is infected with another STD, the risk of HIV... Read more »
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Teens and HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... Looking for interactive education software on HIV/AIDS for teens ranging in age from 12 - 20. Read more »

Looking for teens with HIV/AIDS

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Hello, I'm looking for teens with HIV/AIDS. There is an event called SCHOOLFEST 2001 that will take place this year. I would like you to speak at this event. I need someone Read more »

HIV Clinical Care Coordinator NYC

Posted by Anonymous
...of Northern Manhattan for more than 30 years. As an integral component of Ryan's health services for people living with HIV/AIDS is the Mental Health Program for Adults. They offer HIV/AIDS support and treatment with a Special Health Outreach to... Read more »

I'm a female teen whos HIV positive

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Hello, I'm new here. I'm 13years old and I'm HIV positive. I don't know alot of teens who have AIDS/HIV and I'm starting to want to have more contact with teens like me. It gets Read more »