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Hiv Teens

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Ask the Experts

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 Read more »

Pedi/Teen - HIV/HCV Treatment

My daughter is only 12 years old and was infected with HIV/HCV from my divorced drug abused father... 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 »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

More Than 1,000 Chicago Teenagers Receive HIV Test at Annual Teen Test Day

...Search the Newsroom archive Reprinted with permission from kaisernetwork.org . You can view the entire Kaiser Daily HIV/AIDS Report , search the archives, or sign up for email delivery at www.kaisernetwork.org/dailyreports/hiv . The ... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Rwanda: Efforts to Contain HIV/AIDS Among Teens Slacken

...Commission. However, just 10 percent of young sexually active Rwandans say they use condoms, according to a 2000 study. "If teenagers are eager to have sex outside of their marital status, it is also important to educate them about how to... Read more »
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 »
Black AIDS Institute

Actor Bobbe' J. Thompson Becomes Teen Ambassador for HIV and AIDS

...credits include "Role Models" and "30 Rock" will use his celebrity to fight AIDS stigma, raise awareness about the magnitude of HIV/AIDS in Black communities, and encourage young people to get involved and get tested for HIV. Bobbe' J. joins the... 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 »

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 »

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 »