This slide set presents a module that describes the scope and risk factors for STDs/STIs in adolescents and explores how to assess, treat, and prevent STDs in adolescent patients using the most up-to-date screening and treatment guidelines.
This slide set presents a module that explains why confidentiality is essential to adolescent clinical care. It explores the laws regarding minors’ access to reproductive health services, and describes the ways that mandatory parental involvement laws can affect adolescent health.
This information sheet discusses tests that gay men should have, including hepatitis, HIV, and STDs. It encourages gay men to have testing on a regular basis and not wait until there are symptoms. It also suggests speaking to a health professional about PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV.
This information sheet discusses the disproportionate HIV rates in the African American community in Texas. It also talks about treatment, awareness of the epidemic, and what is being done to combat further transmission.
This information sheet is to help guide fathers to influence their teenagers sexual risk behaviors in positive ways. It encourages fathers to monitor and supervise their teen, be involved in their lives, communicate well, and share their values. It also provides a list of resources for additional information and assistance.
This serial presents updated clinical guidelines for treating STDs. These recommendations were developed by CDC in consultation with public and private sector professionals knowledgeable about the treatment of persons with STDs.