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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.


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!


Every minute, a young woman is newly infected with HIV (via UNAIDS)

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Sitting is Killing You: The Truth About Sitting Down (WHOA)

We're in an active, fast-paced industry but spend our days sitting long hours at the computer. Well, that's what I did until I raised my desk. Now, instead of sitting all day, I spend my days standing, stretching, and... I love to put on my head phones, blast some tunes, and dance while working! It's the best! I call my desk, My Dancing Desk. :)

Why bad carbs don't offer help with Alzheimer's

Some basic information on contraception options.


Thursday is National HIV Testing Day, an opportunity to promote HIV testing & early diagnosis in the US.

Most people think Melanoma and skin cancer are synonymous, but there are actually several different types of skin cancer. The more you know, the better you can fight.

These are all examples of primary prevention. Primary prevention include increased immunization, health programs, exercising, not drinking. These objective is to prevent disease, reduce mortality and identify high risk individuals.

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

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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The Huffington Postfrom The Huffington Post

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

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