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Many people become infected with #HIV as teens or young adults. School programs can play a vital role in preventing HIV among youth and help the US reach an HIV-free generation. http://1.usa.gov/1hs8X1g

1/3 of women 15-24 use the withdrawal method as birth control. We need to make more effect forms of contraception easily accessible for all women!

HIV/AIDS Facts, Figures and Trajectory of a Global Illness [INFOGRAPHIC] #HIV #Aids

Warum es ziemlich doof ist, Wasser in Plastikflaschen zu kaufen. Interessant!

Many are beginning to see the preventative and healing power of ancient practices that originated in the East, such as yoga, acupuncture, Tai Chi, Qi Gong, and Chinese herbology. The infographic below highlights the many distinctions between the two approaches.

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Surprise! It's National Public Health Week - Health Stew

Epidemiology is a key factor of public health. Public health aims to promote healthier lifestyles and improve quality of life. Epidemiology assists public health by observing and suggesting ways to control health epidemics.

What's the Best Focus For Your Public Health Career? #carrer #health #infographic #education

Sexually Transmitted Disease are one of the biggest healthcare challenges faced by the US today, costing the system $17 billion each year. More than 19 million infections are reported each year, with potentially more unreported. One in four college students has an STD, demonstrating a significant lack of proper prevention and safe sex education among young people.

The Atlanticfrom The Atlantic

30 Years of AIDS: 6,200 Iconic Posters, 100 Countries, 1 Collector

AIDS: New Rules For Safe Sex. Safe Sex Protects You, Your Partner, And Your Community.

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Malaria Is The 'Greatest Success Story In Global Health': Nonprofit

In #SouthSudan, #malaria is still a predominant threat to the communities we work with. That's why our teams are supporting health care facilities with training and supervision, medicine and supplies, and upgrades to clinics. #Medair http://relief.medair.org/en/where-we-help/south-sudan/

There are 20 million new #STD infections each year and half are among youth ages 15-24. School-based programs play an important role in preventing STDs, including HIV, among youth. This infographic outlines the characteristics and outcomes of effective HIV/STD prevention programs. #SchoolHealth #HIVprevention #NYHAAD

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Young People Are Shaping a New Era of Global Citizenship for Solidarity and Social Justice

5 Million people between the ages of 15-24 are living with HIV. #Infographic: #HIV and Young People

CDC estimates that #youth ages 15-24 make up just over one-quarter of the sexually active population, but account for half of the 20 million new sexually transmitted infections that occur in the U.S. each year. This infographic highlights the impact, causes, and consequences of #STDs among young people – and what they can do to protect themselves. #Gonorrhea #Chlamydia #GetTested

Scary statistics on the rates of depression and suicide in young adults (high school and college students).

The Depressing Statistics about Anti-Depressants...don't believe everything you see on an infograph: http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2011/06/29/an-epidemic-of-bad-infographics-depression/

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Long-Term Effects of Bullying

I think this is a good example of why bullying is a problem. Look at how many students stay home each day from school because they are afraid of bullying. Bullying is a problem because it stops people from getting an education. -Brian W.