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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Safe Sex Education In Public Schools

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Ask the Experts

worry in run up to test (Abstinence-Only Sex Education )

Dr. Bob:I wrote you the other day asking basically what you thought of my risk, that while I wait to get tested (it's free at my uni. later this month), I've been convincing myself that I'm positive. Well, I've made a decision to stop the worry and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation forego the anxiety and worry until (and if) there is something to be anxious about!I also agree with your comments about sex education. Unfortunately most parents are woefully ill equipped to openly discuss sex with their kids. That's just one... Read more »

Why!! The Denial Of Current AIDS organizations Federal Funded

Dr.Robert J. Frascino, MD I hope you Post this so it can seen and truth exposed about current HIV... Read more »

Everyone says Have safer sex - What is safer sex? From your Friend Mikey in the Bronx

What truly is safer sex? Everyone says have safer sex - what is safe anymore? I am a gay 23 year... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Philippines Tests Sex Education in Public Schools

... Starting this year, a basic sex education curriculum will be piloted in 80 public elementary schools and 79 high schools in the Philippines, officials said Tuesday. Beginning Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: Safe-Sex Education? Schools Say No

... While Indiana school boards often mandate abstinence-only sex education, believing constituents favor it over a comprehensive approach, recent research does not support this presumption. In a random Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Fremont School Board Considers Sex Education for Junior High Students

... On Tuesday, the Fremont school board was scheduled to consider two sex education curricula for seventh- and eighth-grade students. Board members will study the programs, "FLASH" and "Teen Talk," amid rumors Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Religious Figures in Egypt Argue Over Virtue of Sex Education

...Egypt's most senior Islamic cleric has rejected the possibility of starting sex education courses in the nation's classrooms, according to Al-Lewaa al-Islami (Islamic Banner), a weekly newspaper published by Egypt's Read more »
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Is there enough sex education?

Posted by bartleby, 2 Replies
So I saw this ad on the subway today. I was surprised yet pleased to see this encouraging message on STDs and HIV. (sorry for blurriness) So what do you think? Is sex being talked about in your lives? Read more »

Dangerous "Safer Sex" education in the UK

Posted by BrokenWingedBird, 1 Reply
Hi, just noticed interesting piece on UK's PinkNews website: and click the red "Comments on Comment: Killing us softly" link under the picture in the middle of the page for reactions of UK... Read more »

Is this consider safe sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I'm positve and the other person is nagative. And the nagative person wanted to put his penus between my leg. And the positve person is laying face down on his stomach until negative person reached an orgasm. But I also pre-cum into my underwear. ... Read more »

We need to be more informed

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...waiting to get tested, I am seriously wondering why the media has not exposed this major issue for the rest of the public and why sex education in schools never mention the "fear" of getting tested (at least not in my school). It seems as if... Read more »