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By Sevgi O. Aral MA, MS, PhD (auth.), Sevgi O. Aral, Kevin A. Fenton, Judith A. Lipshutz (eds.)

Despite potent techniques to prevention, STD and HIV an infection premiums stay quite consistent. focusing on, implementation, and tracking of interventions have posed frequent difficulties, and the hot spate of cuts to prevention budgets has made those roadblocks much more not easy. it's transparent that operating in sexual overall healthiness calls for either a deeper knowing of STI/HIV epidemiology and an ongoing quest for updated, reasonable prevention thoughts. the hot Public future health and STD/HIV Prevention bargains readers modern entry to either. concentrating on social determinants of sexual health and wellbeing, at-risk populations, serious elements in techniques to prevention, and stories of latest study, this authoritative quantity explores parts as diversified as HPV prevention, technology-based interventions, migration as an element in illness transmission, and abilities key to powerful management within the box. Dispatches from the frontlines of conception, study, and perform within the U.S. and overseas contain: own possibility, public effect: balancing person rights and STD/HIV prevention. Distribution of prevention assets and its impression on sexual health and wellbeing. Prevention measures in assorted populations of girls. towards a greater method of preventive interventions with males who've intercourse with males. Adolescent sexual overall healthiness and STIs. lowering disparities in sexual wellbeing and fitness: classes from the crusade to put off infectious syphilis. Public wellbeing and fitness execs of all backgrounds drawn to or operating in enhancing sexual overall healthiness will locate the recent Public well-being and STD/HIV Prevention an imperative advisor to conceptualizing the issues and clarifying attainable solutions.

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Jemmott 3rd JB, Jemmott LS, Fong GT. Efficacy of a theory-based abstinence-only intervention over 24 months: a randomized controlled trial with young adolescents. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010;164(2):152–9. Laumann EO, Gagnon JH, Michael RT, Michaels S. The social organization of sexuality. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press; 1994. Meschke LL, Zweig JM, Barber BL, Eccles JS. Demographic, biological, psychological, and social predictors of the timing of first intercourse. J Res Adolesc. 2000;10(3):315–8.

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5 billion over nearly 30 years) took place beginning in the 1980s to support abstinence-until-marriage sex education, notwithstanding the lack of data to support its effectiveness in reducing risky behavior [21]. Over 80% of abstinence-only curricula used by grantees of the largest federal abstinenceonly initiatives contained false, misleading, or distorted information about reproductive health, including efficacy of condoms for preventing infection [22]. Youth exposed to such programs were significantly less likely to perceive condoms as efficacious for preventing STIs [22].

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