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Hiv Positive Teen

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ever heard a story like this?

...living abroad i had receptive and insertive unprotected anal sex with a hiv positive teen ager(coloured african in Nigeria).I'm in a such high stressful situation that i have started thinking of suicide to spare my
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...yourself at such risk. Add to this your having a wife and kids and your walk on the wild side with the HIV-positive Nigerian teenager involved unprotected receptive and insertive anal sex and I can certainly understand your angst! Without a doubt... 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 »
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PositiveWords

Disclosure: Being Out as an HIV-Positive Teen

...agencies that can provide support and referrals for youth impacted by HIV: Advocates for Youth: www.advocatesforyouth.org AIDS Alliance for Children, Youth and Families: www.aids-alliance.org YouthHIV: www.youthHIV.org CDC National... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Chicago Tribune Examines "Unexpected Challenges" of Raising HIV-Positive Teens

... The Chicago Tribune on Sunday examined the "unexpected challenges" that some parents of HIV-positive teenagers face. According to the Tribune , "thousands of parents who adopted" children living with HIV/AIDS in the late 1980s through Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Uganda: Sex Education for HIV-Positive Teens

...sex desire is at its peak. Unfortunately this is the reality whether you are HIV-positive or not. The problem is that these teenagers will not have condoms at school or cannot afford them," said Dr. Jane Nakaweesi, a pediatrician at Uganda's... Read more »
The Body

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

...young people who play it. Based on the pilot study they conducted, they have reason to be optimistic. The study included 32 teenagers, more than half of whom had been HIV positive since birth, and almost two-thirds of whom were female. Before... Read more »
Connect With Others

ANY HIV POSITIVES TEENS TO TALK TO?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
HI, I'M 17 & WAS JUST DIAGNOSED POSITIVE. ANY OTHERS OUT THERE? laprincessa12PRODIGY.NET 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 »

Wanted: Teens with HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...current Columbia College Chicago student who is shooting a public service announcement about this very subject. I am looking for HIV positive teens and young adults (12-26) who are willing to go on camera and talk about their story. I hope to... Read more »

African American Teen

Posted by Anonymous
...Iam in Need of African American Teens who are HIV positive and willing to help other teens understand the risks of HIV transmission.If you are willing to take part in a forum Read more »