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Hiv And Teenagers

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HIV+ and living with teenager with behavioral problems

I am 52 years old GWM and have been HIV+ for over 15 years. I have been with my partner for over 10 years. He is 52 also and HIV-. Over a year and a half ago my partner brought his 17 year old son to live with us. The son been living with his mother...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
You are certainly not "overreacting" or being too emotional about this situation. You are completely correct to want to have a home free from the threat of violence and free from people who destroy your and your landlord's property. Whatever the... Read more »

Teenager with HIV wondering about viral load and T cell counts

i am 17 yr old female and i was recently diagnosed with HIV but i know nothing about it. what... Read more »

Question #1: Statistics on Teens Living with AIDSQuestion #2: Female to Male?

Please tell me the current percentage or number of teens in the U.S. who are living with HIV/AIDS.... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Launches Media Campaign Aimed at Reducing Spread of HIV Among Teenagers, Young Adults

...school beginning in the next school year. According to CDC , the Baltimore area in 2005 reported the second-highest rate of new AIDS cases nationwide with 40.4 new cases per 100,000 people. According to City Health Commissioner Joshua... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Children Born With HIV Now Teenagers Face Difficulty of Making Their Illness Public

...Children who were born with HIV and who are now becoming teenagers are facing the difficult situation of telling people about their disease, the AP/Lexington Herald-Leader reports. Although Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ohio Not Applying for Federal Funds Aimed at Preventing HIV Among Teenagers

..."Certainly among the 48 states participating in this program, there's a tremendous diversity of approaches." Some advocates of HIV/AIDS education in Ohio schools said that they do not understand why the state will not apply for the grant, the ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Ohio Decides to Apply for Federal Funds Aimed at Preventing HIV Among Teenagers

...officials recently decided to apply for a $1.25 million, five-year grant from CDC intended to prevent the spread of HIV among teenagers, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports (Rollenhagen, Cleveland Plain Dealer , 11/9). The department in... Read more »
Connect With Others

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 boring talking to my dad about all my teenage issues Read more »

Looking For Young HIV+ Woman for Educational Video

Posted by Anonymous
...Media (HRMVIDEO.COM), one of the nations leading producers of educational media, is looking for a young HIV+ woman to talk with teenagers as part of roundtable discussion for an HIV/AIDS Video. Please feel free to contact the producer at... Read more »

Looking For Young HIV+ Woman for Educational Video

Posted by Anonymous
...producers of educational media, is looking for a young HIV+ woman to talk with teenagers as part of roundtable discussion for an HIV/AIDS Video. Please feel free to contact the producer at JGYOUNG@HRMVIDEO.COM. Compensation is provided for... Read more »

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 »