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Teaching About Hiv Aids

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Ask the Experts

AIDS awareness and abstinence-only (ABSTINENCE-ONLY SEX EDUCATION)

Dear Dr. Bob,First of all, thank you for this amazing service that you provide. I have already made a donation to your wonderful cause. I would like to ask for your advice.I am part of an HIV/AIDS awareness group that goes to local high schools...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...only shameful; it's also a very dangerous policy. Excellent scientific studies have now demonstrated that abstinence-only sex education programs are a colossal failure. (See below.) I do have one piece of encouraging news to report. Just this... Read more »

HIV Education and the lack thereof

Dear Dr. Bob,Recently I met a young man and we became friends. He is in his mid twenties and I'm... Read more »

What do you think about making HIV testing manditory and about HIV education??

Hey Dr. Bob,Im a college student who had a recent scare. After this scare, ive been thinking alot... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Calif. Gov. Signs Bill Requiring Parental Notification When Consultants Teach HIV/AIDS, Sex Education in Schools

...prevention, the Los Angeles Times reports (Rau, Los Angeles Times , 8/31). The bill allows parents or guardians to view educational materials, receive background information on speakers or prevent students from participating in programs and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Utah: Educators Urged to Teach the Facts About HIV, AIDS

...is in the way, a panel of teachers and teenagers said this week. "We do have a tremendous amount of parental support for HIV education," said Margaret Rose, formerly of the Utah Office of Education and now vice-principal at Rowland Hall-St.... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Video Game Aims to Teach Young People in Kenya About HIV/AIDS Prevention

...launched through a partnership between Warner Bros. Entertainment and the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief -- is teaching young people in the capital of Nairobi about HIV/AIDS risks and prevention strategies, VOA News reports. The... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Seattle's "Down Low Barbershop Project" Teaches Patrons About HIV/AIDS

...Sunday profiled the Down Low Barbershop Project, an effort by the Seattle-based groups Brother to Brother and Shear Support to educate the African-American community about HIV/AIDS. The project trains hair stylists as HIV/AIDS educators and... Read more »
Connect With Others

HIV Education and Prevention

Posted by GeorgeMaris
...Education and prevention are the best ways to fight against HIV/AIDS. The stigma and prejudices that are associated with living with HIV Read more »

HIV/AIDS Education at the Utama Foundation, Sumatr

Posted by Anonymous
...particular, I think your colleagues or organization's volunteers will be interested in the position listed below. HIV/AIDS Education at the Utama Foundation, Sumatra, Indonesia (2 year post) Utama is primarily concerned with educating the public... Read more »

Looking For Young HIV+ Woman for Educational Video

Posted by Anonymous
...Human Relations Media (HRMVIDEO.COM), one of the nations leading producers of educational media, is looking for a young HIV+ woman to talk with teenagers as part of roundtable discussion for an HIV/AIDS Video. Please Read more »

Looking For Young HIV+ Woman for Educational Video

Posted by Anonymous
...Human Relations Media (HRMVIDEO.COM), one of the nations leading producers of educational media, is looking for a young HIV+ woman to talk with teenagers as part of roundtable discussion for an HIV/AIDS Video. Please Read more »