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Great Britain: Collecting Condoms and Avoiding STDs Is Aim of Super Mario-Style Safe-Sex Game

This article was reported by Leicester Mercury (UK).

The Leicester Mercury reported that the Leicestershire Teenage Pregnancy Partnership (LTPP) in Leicestershire, England, recently launched "Game On," a teen-oriented, Super Mario-style online game ...

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Planned Parenthood Launches Mobile Interactive Tools to Help Teens Make Healthy Decisions

This article was reported by eNews Park Forest.

eNews Park Forest recently reported that Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) launched nine interactive, shareable mobile tools to provide sex education for young people. The interactive too...

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Ohio: Kent State University Addresses Sensitive Subjects During Sex Week

This article was reported by Akron Beacon Journal.

The Akron Beacon Journal recently reported that Kent State University is sponsoring Sex Week -- a program to prevent unwanted pregnancy, HIV and STDs, and sexual violence -- supported by $17,000 fro...

Talking to My Teens About Life, Sex and HIV: A Blog Entry by Lynda Arnold Img

Talking to My Teens About Life, Sex and HIV: A Blog Entry by Lynda Arnold

"Being a teenager today is something that really comes with a lot of baggage. When we decide to have the talks on HIV and safer sex we need to be open and honest and tell it like it is."

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This Positive Life: Christopher Quarles Creates a Ballroom Family and Succeeds in the Big City

After he was diagnosed HIV positive, Chris left his home and family behind, moved to New York City and has found success an educator and part of the city's "ballroom" scene.

Happy 21st Anniversary to Me -- Giving Thanks for a Precious Gift: A Blog Entry by Lynda Arnold Img

Happy 21st Anniversary to Me -- Giving Thanks for a Precious Gift: A Blog Entry by Lynda Arnold

"Sept. 9 is the 21st anniversary of the day I became infected. That means my virus is legal now. It's time for it to grow up and face the music."

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As HIV Prevention Money Shrinks, Who Will Save Young Gay Men of Color?

In the face of the sequester, and as rates of HIV infection among young gay men continue to rise, how can we go about helping this generation face the looming threat of HIV?

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Illinois Sex Ed Will Teach Birth Control, Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Gov. Pat Quinn (D-Ill.) announced he would sign into law a Senate-passed bill that would require all Illinois school districts that offered sex education to include facts on birth control and STDs in addition to abstinence-only information. Sen. Heat...

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My Sex Doctor App Aims to Educate Young People About Sexual Health

A new smartphone mobile app allows users to find sensitive health information on various topics, including sexuality, body changes, sex and sexual activities, STDs, birth control, and pregnancy. Fabrizio Dolfi, founder of MySexDoctor.org, created the...

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HIV-Positive Cover Girl?

Openly HIV-positive Paige Rawl is a finalist for Seventeen Magazine's Pretty Amazing Real Cover Girl Contest. Voting is open until Aug. 1.