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Sexually transmitted diseases

Author: Roman Espejo
Publisher: Detroit : Greenhaven Press, ©2011.
Series: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether STDs are a serious problem, whether comprehensive sex education is effective, whether the US Global AIDS Policy is effective, and whether mandatory HIV testing would save lives.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roman Espejo
ISBN: 9780737752373 0737752378 9780737752380 0737752386
OCLC Number: 663953752
Description: 263 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1: Are sexually transmitted diseases a serious problem? 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 --
Syphilis is a growing threat / T. Hesketh, X.J. Ye, and W.X. Zhu --
2: How should students be educated about sexually transmitted diseases? 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 --
3: How can the spread of sexually transmitted diseases be reduced? Virginity pledges have no 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 / Deborah Kotz --
Condoms do not protect fully against some STDs / Heather Corinna --
Routine STD testing and treatment can reduce the spread of HIV / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention --
4: How should the global AIDS crisis be addressed? 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.
Series Title: Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
Responsibility: Roman Espejo, book editor.

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This book is a collection of articles in which authors debate whether STDs are a serious problem, whether comprehensive sex education is effective, whether the US Global AIDS Policy is effective, and whether mandatory HIV testing would save lives.

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