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Sodus Community Library 362.196 SEX (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9780737752373 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780737752380 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0737752378 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0737752386 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 236 p : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Detroit [Mich.] : Greenhaven Press, c2011.

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STDs are a serious problem / Lisa Kaiser -- Fears of STDs are exaggerated / Grant Stoddard -- HIV is a serious problem for gay men / Carol Midgley -- The HIV problem for gay men is distorted / Tony Valenzuela -- The impact of HIV and AIDS on Africa / Avert -- The AIDS epidemic in Africa is overestimated / Craig Timberg -- Syphillis is a growing threat / T. Hesketh, X.J. Ye, and W.X. Zhu -- Abstinence-only education is effective / American College of Pediatricians -- Abstinence-only education is ineffective / Cory Richards -- Comprehensive sex education is effective / Margaret J. Blythe -- Comprehensive sex education is harmful / Miriam Grossman -- Many sex education program are sexist / Cara Kulwicki -- Virginity pledges have not impact on STD rates among youths / Ceci Connolly -- Virginity pledges reduce STD rates among youths / Robert Rector and Kirk Johnson -- Condoms protect against STDs / Judith Reichman -- Senior citizens should use condoms to prevent STDs / Heather Kotz -- Condoms do not protect fully against some STDs / Heather Corinna -- Routine STD testing and treatment can reduce the spread of HIV / Center for Disease Control and Prevention -- US global AIDS policy is effective / United States President's emergency plan for AIDS relief (PEPFAR) -- US global AIDS policy is ineffective / Simon Reid-Henry- Opt-out HIV testing presents legal and ethical issues / Catherine Hanssens -- Mandatory HIV testing will save lives / Sanford F. Kuvin -- The experimental HIV vaccine is promising / Gautam Naik -- An HIV vaccine is unnecessary / Mike Adams.
Subject: Sexually transmitted diseases.

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