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Hiv Prevention Programs For Adolescents

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

... What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of
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People keep asking question about condoms, well let's put it straigth and see !! Quotes from CDC brochures will explain it all (CONDOM EFFICACY, 2009)

Below are quotes from CDC brochures: There have been recent reports of naturally occurring holes in latex that are big enough for HIV to pass through. Why does CDC still recommend condoms to prevent HIV infection? The reports of holes in latex...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...efficacy. Now that Obama is in office, watch for a return to science-based, reality-based and common sense-based policy on STD/HIV prevention and a whole host of other issues that Dubya totally screwed up.Thanks for your post! It's much... Read more »

shouldn't more people be worried about HIV?

I was wondering how many philandering questions you get. I am in a faithful relationship. my fiance has never given me a reason to question his fidelity, not even the slightest bit. I have never cheated. how many questions do you get related to an...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...That way they would protect themselves and prevent further HIV transmission. Unfortunately, our HIV awareness, education and prevention programs have been a dismal failure. Hopefully this will improve when we have a new, more enlightened... Read more »

Big Guy, Small Jacket

Dr. Bob:Thank you for your services. I'm a terrible worrier and just reading thru the posts here has helped me. I also admire you a great deal for the way you've dealt with your hardship, reminiscent of many courageous people I've known.OK, so: I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...income.18 The socioeconomic problems associated with poverty, including limited access to high-quality health care, housing, and HIV prevention education, may directly or indirectly increase the risk factors for HIV infection.PreventionCDC... Read more »

My parents don't want to talk about HIV and AIDS

Dear Dr.Bobby, I am 15 years old and I have a great fear of diseases, mainly HIV/AIDS. One day when I was going to the doctor, I asked my parents a simple question, "What if I have AIDS?" After hearing my question, my mother told me not to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
... Improving sexually transmitted infection (STI) services for high-risk populations Enhancing NGO technical capabilities in HIV prevention Promoting condom use through social marketing and NGOs working with high-risk populations Initiating... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Armenian AIDS Commission Approves HIV/AIDS Prevention Program Targeting Teenagers, Young People, Official Says

...The report also found that only 12% of adolescents between ages 10 and 19 living in institutions have sufficient knowledge of HIV prevention. According to the release, Armenia has incorporated the report's recommendations into its national... Read more »
AIDS Action Council

THE VIRTUAL VACCINE

...small-group educational and counseling sessions targeted to at-risk populations. Research illustrates vital need for comprehensive HIV prevention programs for adolescents. Effective programs will inform adolescents that making right decisions... Read more »
AIDS Alliance for Children, Youth and Families

AIDS Alliance Asks You to Get Informed/Involved in the Effort to Maintain Funding for School-Based HIV Prevention (DASH)

...funding for Division of Adolescent & School Health (DASH) at the CDC. DASH is the only dedicated funding stream for school-based HIV prevention. DASH has effectively worked with schools across the country to build a coordinated approach to school... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Prevention in the United States at a Critical Crossroads

... The Status of HIV Prevention in the United States HIV Prevention Works Too Many Americans Are Still at Risk for HIV What Will Determine the Future Read more »
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HIV Prevention among Hispanics in Pierson, Florida

Posted by HIV_Prevention1
...that would volunteer to come and talk to my students. I run the Youth Empowerment Progran in this area, which is an HIV/AIDS prevention program where I talk to teens about sex and HIV and how to prevent it and how to have better communication... Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous
...carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct policy analysis on state HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Full description at: www.nastad.org. Washington , District of Columbia Start Date: as soon as... Read more »

HIV Prevention Program Assistant D.C

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...carrying out activities in the CDC-funded program to provide technical assistance and conduct policy analysis on state HIV/AIDS prevention programs. Full description at: www.nastad.org. Washington , District of Columbia Start Date: as soon as... Read more »

I need your help

Posted by Anonymous
...name is Junior Montero. I'm a Cuban specialist in health promotion. I work with teenagers and young people on a variety of AIDS prevention programs. No matter how hard I try, my work would be incredibly enriched by the experiences of many of... Read more »