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Advocate Spotlight: Meet Elisabeth Dee Advocate Spotlight: Meet Elisabeth Dee

Advocate Spotlight: Meet Elisabeth Dee

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Elisabeth Dee, a 22-year-old student, activist, writer and feminist, has a long history of being a sexual health advocate. Raised in Utah with what she calls an “abysmal public-school sex education,” Elisabeth had no idea how her body worked, and…

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Crabs: Not a Day at the Beach Crabs: Not a Day at the Beach

Crabs: Not a Day at the Beach

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When you learn that they like warm places and come in big groups, pubic lice, or “crabs,” don’t sound that bad. For a sexually transmitted disease (STD), they’re not too dangerous and far from fatal. So, why talk about these […]

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Does HIV Look Like Me? Does HIV Look Like Me?

Does HIV Look Like Me?

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Scary fact: Half of the HIV and AIDS infections in the world occur in people under the age of 25. That means people like YOU and ME. Scarier fact: As a teen, there are very few HIV/AIDS organizations that cater […]

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Getting the Lowdown on HPV Getting the Lowdown on HPV

Getting the Lowdown on HPV

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By now, you’ve probably seen those “One Less” commercials that are all over TV. They feature girls and women doing everyday things while talking about human papillomavirus (HPV) and Gardasil, the new vaccine approved by the U.S. Food and Drug…

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How to Become an AIDS Activist How to Become an AIDS Activist

How to Become an AIDS Activist

By , 18

In this crazy political climate, a lot of young people want to do something more about the issues that affect us and our futures. But we don’t always know how. Take me, for example. While I have experience with other […]

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