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  1. Intersections in the Work to Ensure Youth in State Custody have Access to Sexual Health Care

    A look at how the work to ensure comprehensive sexual health care for youth in state custody intersects and supports public health, reproductive rights, racial justice, and human right advocacy work. Files TeenSENSE Info Sheet: Intersections in the Work t ...

    admin - 3/26/2018 5:21pm

  2. Get Involved: Ensure States Respond to the Sexual Health Needs of Youth in their Custody

    This TeenSENSE action sheet outlines the steps that individuals can take to advocate for the rights of youth in state care to comprehensive sexual health.  Files TeenSENSE Action Sheet: Get Involved 136.88 KB ...

    admin - 3/26/2018 5:22pm

  3. Rutas, Riesgos y Realidades de la Transmisión y el Tratamiento del VIH: Conocimiento Científico y Tratamiento Medico Corriente

    Casi cada tipo de discriminación basado en el VIH y el estigma asociado con el – desde negación de tratamiento medico a admisión en escuelas y campamentos y hasta enjuiciamientos criminales injustificados—tiene raíces en percepciones erróneas acerca de la ...

    admin - 8/15/2017 1:45pm

  4. Guttmacher Institute, Minors’ Access to Contraceptive Services, State Policies in Brief (2016)

    This report summarizes minors’ authority to consent to contraceptive services in the United States without their parent(s)’ consent. Twenty-one states and the District of Columbia allow minors to consent to contraceptive services without restrictions. Twe ...

    admin - 6/14/2016 3:45pm

  5. Routes, Risks and Realities of HIV Transmission and Care: Current Scientific Knowledge and Medical Treatment, The Center for HIV Law and Policy (2017)

    This fact sheet is part of a larger effort to replace that ignorance with information about what is currently well-known about how HIV is and is not transmitted, and how modern HIV care has transformed the health and longevity of people living with HIV. ...

    admin - 4/10/2018 1:58pm

  6. HIV/AIDS Policy Fact Sheet: Latinos and HIV/AIDS, The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation (2013)

    The Kaiser Family Foundation provides resources on national health issues. This fact sheet outlines the disparities in HIV infections among Latinos in the United States, particularly “Latino youth and gay and bisexual men,” as of 2010. Among other finding ...

    admin - 8/4/2014 1:20pm

  7. HIV and Viral Hepatitis Fact Sheet, Centers for Disease Control (March 2014)

    People with HIV are disproportionately affected by viral hepatitis, with about a 25% coinfection rate with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and a 10% coinfection rate with hepatitis B virus (HBV). This CDC HIV and Viral Hepatitis fact sheet provides an overview of ...

    admin - 7/14/2014 10:59am

  8. Sexual Health of Adolescents and Young Adults in the United States, Kaiser Family Foundation, 2013

    This fact sheet summarizes data collected from 1991 to 2011 on sexual activity, pregnancy, contraception, sexually transmitted infections (STI) and HIV, and access to reproductive health services for teenagers and young adults. While greater efforts to pr ...

    admin - 12/19/2013 10:57am

  9. CDC Fact Sheet: New HIV Infections in the United States, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (2012)

    This fact sheet provides the annual estimates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on new HIV infections in the United States for the years 2007 – 2010. The report indicates that the overall number of new infections has remained relat ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/8/2013 1:39pm

  10. HIV and Its Transmission, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1999

    This fact sheet from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) outlines the ways in which HIV can and cannot be transmitted from one individual to another. HIV is primarily transmitted through sexual contact, by sharing needles and/or syringes, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/23/2015 5:46pm