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How HIV Stigma Affects LGBTQ Teens How HIV Stigma Affects LGBTQ Teens

How HIV Stigma Affects LGBTQ Teens

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Young people in the U.S. today were not around a few decades ago to see the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic at its peak. Since then, there have been advances in the prevention and treatment of HIV.…

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HIV: What You Should Be Learning HIV: What You Should Be Learning

HIV: What You Should Be Learning

By , 17

What did you learn about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in sex ed class? If you’re like many teens, the answer may unfortunately be “not much.” Sex education classes often cover some material about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including…

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Meet Nadya Okamoto Meet Nadya Okamoto

Meet Nadya Okamoto

By , 18

Nadya Okamoto is a 20-year-old junior at Harvard University. She is the Founder and Executive Director of PERIOD (period.org), one of the fastest growing, youth-run women’s health nonprofit organizations in the United States. Since she co-founded…

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HIV/AIDS: What’s Changed in 25 Years? HIV/AIDS: What’s Changed in 25 Years?

HIV/AIDS: What’s Changed in 25 Years?

By , 17

A lot has changed since the first publication of Sex, Etc. 25 years ago. One thing that hasn’t changed, however, is accurate information in Sex, Etc. about sexual health issues, including sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) like human immunodeficiency…

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