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Hiv In Teens

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HIV and Teens

As a health teacher I would like to know your opinion of how many teens actually aquire HIV every year. I am really unsure of this statistic; however, I do believe the government likes to scare teens into thinking that if they have unprotected sex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Current statistics suggest half of all new HIV infections in the U.S. occur in young adults aged 13-24. For the past 15 years or so, it was estimated that we had approximately 40,000 new HIV infections per year here in the U.S. Newer data... Read more »

Gay teens vs. Straight teens: Whose more at risk for HIV?

WHAT ARE THE STATS ON GAY TEENAGERS UNDER THE AGE OF 21 CONTRACTING HIV? ARE THEY AT THE SAME RISK... Read more »

Teens and HIV aids

How many teens a yeardo teens test positive for HIV AIDS?... Read more »
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The Well Project

HIV and Teens: The Transition Into Adulthood

Table of Contents Introduction Physical Changes Mental Development Social and Emotional Growth Support for the HIV+ Teen Introduction The teen years bring a variety of physical, mental, and emotional changesthat can be both... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Colorado: Nonprofit Educates About HIV, Teen Pregnancy Risks

The Red Ribbon Project, a nonprofit organization of Colorado's Eagle County, empowers the community to reduce HIV/AIDS, teen pregnancy, and sexually transmitted infections. Red Ribbon has built meaningful relationships with health agencies,... Read more »
TheBody.com

Innovative Video Game Helps Teach HIV-Positive Teens About Safer Sex

Teaching teens who are living with HIV about sex is no easy task. But when it comes to subjects like making smart choices about sex and the risks of passing HIV on to others, the consequences of not getting through can be huge. So how do you make... Read more »
The Well Project

What Parents and Providers Need to Know About HIV Risk and Teens

Table of Contents Introduction Risk Factors Teens and Sex Minorities and Young Women Alcohol and Drug Use Talking to Your Teen About HIV Introduction The average teenager feels as if she or he could not possibly get HIV.... Read more »
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Help for HIV Women and Teens in maryland and DC

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
www.diversitymd.com
Anyone who has a question or concern my check us out. Read more »

ANY HIV POSITIVES TEENS TO TALK TO?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
HI, I'M 17 & WAS JUST DIAGNOSED POSITIVE. ANY OTHERS OUT THERE?

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HIV Chatroom for Teens

Posted by Anonymous
LivingPos18to24 is an aol online chatroom for any 18-24 yrs. old HIV+ to join in on discussions about HIV, sex, STDs,social, political or any other issues. The room facilitated from 3-5 Mon.-Fri. and IMs are welcome. Questions can be addressed to... Read more »

Help for HIV Women and Teens in maryland and DC

Posted by Anonymous
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