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Fear That Parents Might Find Out Stops Some Kids From Getting Tested for STIs Img
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Fear That Parents Might Find Out Stops Some Kids From Getting Tested for STIs

Confidentiality issues are getting in the way for some young people who admitted that they avoid sexual health services out of fear that their parents will find out.

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Protecting Our Nation's Youth for an AIDS-Free Generation

National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day is a day when we all should stop and pause for a moment to reflect on the importance of our nation's young people and the impact that HIV continues to have on their lives.

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Youth Advocate Spotlight: Zamora Fellow Ryan McElhose

In observance of National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, AIDS United asks their policy fellow about his journey to understanding HIV prevention, treatment, and care.

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Reaching Digital Youth With Digital Tools: National Youth HIV and AIDS Awareness Day 2017

This annual observance aims to educate people about the impact of HIV on young people in the United States, and to showcase the work young people are doing to respond to the epidemic.

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CDC Cancels LGBT Youth Health Care Summit, Despite High HIV Rates

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention decided to "indefinitely postpone" a long-planned LGBT Youth Summit, presumably fearing Trump's negative reaction if the summit got any attention.

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Teens and HIV: The Transition Into Adulthood

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Introduction Physical Changes Mental Development Social and Emotional Growth Support for the Teen Living With HIV

Introduction

The teen years bring a variety of physical, mental, and emotional changes that can be both exc...

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Sex Education Can Help End the Epidemic!

Sexual health issues are key for adolescents and young adults, and the one-size-fits-all approach is missing the mark -- especially for those who are most vulnerable.

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Universal Precautions: Infection Control

Infection control is an important and ongoing concern in Head Start programs. Children's health is promoted by limiting the potential spread of infection among children and staff. The infection control procedures necessary when HIV-infected children ...

G20 First Ladies Promote HIV Prevention Among Young People
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G20 First Ladies Promote HIV Prevention Among Young People

The First Lady of China and her counterparts from other Group of 20 countries have taken part in an event on the sidelines of the 2016 G20 summit in Hangzhou to raise awareness of HIV among students.

We're Still Here: Documentary Tells the Stories of Young People Born With HIV
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We're Still Here: Documentary Tells the Stories of Young People Born With HIV

"We were trying to make sense of it all before we could even fully develop into who we were as people ... and these experiences have shaped our lives for better or for worse," says filmmaker Grissel Granados in a voiceover for We're Still Here, a s...