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Hatred in the Hallways: Violence and Discrimination Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students in U.S. Schools

Hatred in the Hallways: Violence and Discrimination Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Students in U.S. Schools, a report released by Human Rights Watch, looks at human rights violations such as harassment, violence, and the deprivation ...

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Health Risk Behaviors Among Homeless Teens

A study in the July issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health explores the relationship of sexual orientation and gender and four sets of factors among homeless adolescents: family history, incarceration, substance use, and depression and suicide.

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Common Misconceptions About Condom Use

A study in the May issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health examined the prevalence of three misconceptions about correct condom use and whether the prevalence of these misconceptions varied by gender, sexual intercourse experience, and condom use. ...

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Teen Girls Disclose Their Reasons for Having or Not Having Sexual Intercourse

A study in the May issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health examines decision-making about sexual intercourse among adolescent girls.

Data was collected from 197 urban, adolescent girls, 14 to 21 years of age, who attended a hospital-based, general...

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African-American and Latina Mothers and Daughters Speak About Sexuality

A study in the May issue of the Journal of Adolescent Research examines parent-child communication about sexuality in urban-minority families.

Data was collected from 72 African-American and Latina mothers between the ages of 31 and 40 years as well...

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Researchers Look at Three Bacterial STDs Among Youth

A study in the March issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health examined results of syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia screening among youth in a federally-funded job training program. Data was evaluated from the medical records of 12,881 randomly sel...

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Physician Attitudes, Beliefs, and Chlamydia Screening Practices

A study in the March issue of the Journal of Adolescent Health examined the proportion of primary care physicians who screen sexually active teenage women for chlamydia to determine demographic factors, practice characteristics, and attitudes associa...

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Teen Women Choose Female-Controlled Methods for STD Prevention

A study in the January/February issue of Family Planning Perspectives, examined the factors associated with the choice of choosing a female-controlled, over-the-counter, contraceptive barrier method as an alternative to preventing sexually transmitte...

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Teachers' Knowledge and Attitudes Toward HIV/AIDS Education

A study in the January issue of the Journal of School Health examines high school teachers' AIDS-related knowledge and attitudes.

Data was collected from 141 high school teachers from nine central Massachusetts high schools in February 1998. Respond...

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Non-Coital Behaviors That Put Teens at Risk for HIV and Other STDs

An article in the November/December issue of Family Planning Perspectives reviews the limited information and research on adolescents' experience with oral sex. It draws on interviews and correspondence with roughly two dozen adolescents and health p...