We will try to help you navigate this new world so you can get your sexual needs met without shame and emotional pain.
Go into new relationships with honesty and integrity so you don’t hurt yourself and others.
Technology has complicated matters even further, said Katherine Hsu, the medical director of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s Division of STD Prevention & HIV/AIDS Surveillance.
When a person tests positive for syphilis in Massachusetts, the case is reported to the state public health department, which reports it to the CDC without identifying the person.
Nicknamed the “The Great Pretender,” it can cause a head-scratching constellation of symptoms or none at all, depending on the stage.Whether you have only recently found out you have HIV or you have grown up knowing you have HIV, being a young person living with HIV brings its own challenges.1 Your teenage years are a time of great change – your body develops and changes during puberty as you become an adult, and these changes often go hand in hand with lots of emotions.You may also be finishing school, taking exams and thinking about your future.FAST FACTS • As you grow up you’ll want to take more responsibility for your health, but don’t be afraid to ask for help.• Remember, it’s your choice to disclose your status as and when you want to.