Published December 1995
by American Alliance for Health, Physical Educat .
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||43|
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Before the intervention, the high school students had a higher level of knowledge about HIV/AIDS than the middle school students, with statistically significant differences except in three questions, namely, “AIDS is an infected disease” (P = ), “AIDS can be prevented” (P = ), and “Breast milk can transmit HIV” (P = 0. At least children in our San Francisco area communities are infected with HIV, but since , Melissa is the only student who has gone public with her story. I attribute our success with Melissa's announcement to our community's enlightenment and education; good sense and trust prevailed. School-based HIV/AIDS education is a common and well-proven intervention strategy for providing information on HIV/AIDS to young people. However, lack of skills among teachers for imparting sensitive information to students can lead to programme failure in terms of achieving goals. Older children and adolescents now make up the largest percentage of children with HIV who receive care at pediatric HIV clinics in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that 26% of the approximat people with newly diagnosed HIV in were youth 13 to 24 years of age.
Does HIV affect children and adolescents? Yes, children and adolescents are among the people living with HIV in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 91 cases of HIV in children younger than 13 years of age were diagnosed in the United States in ; CDC reports that youth 13 to 24 years of age accounted for 21% of all new HIV . Books for Children. Children and the AIDS Virus: A Book for Children, Parents and Teachers Rosemarie Hausherr $, Clarion Books, Park Avenue South, New York, NY ; / Come. L eo found out he was HIV positive when he was A few months later, in a personal, social and health education lesson, the teacher was discussing HIV and Aids: “And some of . Youth organizations are encouraged to address the educational needs of orphans, vulnerable children and students with special needs including life skills and HIV&AIDS Education. Bursary and other schemes shall be encouraged to make provisions to cover the educational needs of students who are ill, orphaned, vulnerable or with special needs at.