Category Archives: adolescent

  1. Oral and Anal Sex Practices Among High Schoolers in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

    via BMC Public Health, by Amsale Cherie and Yemane Berhane Background Understanding the full range of sexual behaviors of young people is crucial in developing appropriate interventions to prevent and control sexually transmitted infections including HIV. However, such information is meager in developing countries. The objective of this study was to describe oral and anal sex practices and identify Read More >>

    adolescent, Africa, anal intercourse, anal sex, Ethiopia, oral sex, youth
  2. JAIDS: Youth-Specific Considerations in the Development of Preexposure Prophylaxis, Microbicide, and Vaccine Research Trials

    Full article – free [includes a section on rectal microbicides] This article is one of several from the July 1, 2010 – Volume 54 – Supplement 1, “Inclusion of Adolescents and Young Adults in Biomedical HIV Prevention Research” – click here to read the rest  JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes: 1 July 2010 – Volume Read More >>

    adolescent, clinical trials, new prevention technologies, research, youth