HIV (AIDS)

To Honor World AIDS Day, Know Your Rights!

Yesterday was World AIDS Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness about HIV. It’s important to learn the facts about HIV and ways teens can protect themselves. Protection includes knowing your rights... Read More

HIV Testing 101

June 27th is National HIV Testing Day, a day to remind people to learn about their risk get tested for HIV so they can know their status. What is HIV? HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus... Read More

Guys that hook up with other guys and STDs!

STDs are common among all young people but guys who hook up with other guys (sometimes referred to as MSM) have higher rates of some STDs. STDs can be spread through skin to skin contact, contact with... Read More

STD Testing, What if it’s positive?

There are ways to prevent sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), but they are still very common, especially among young people. What happens when someone tests positive? Most of the time, if an STD is ... Read More

How to Celebrate World AIDS Day!

This Friday, December 1st, is World AIDS Day, a day to raise awareness about HIV. HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus and is the virus that leads to AIDS. HIV attacks a person’s white blood ce... Read More