APPLYING THE NIMH MULTI-SITE CONDOM USE SELF-EFFICACY SCALE TO COLLEGE STUDENTS
- What the numbers say. // Curriculum Review;May97, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p14
Presents information about the needs for teachers in the United States, Advantage of sex education and school education about condoms. Number of teachers needed to maintain service levels in public and private schools in United States; How sex education can help reduce teen pregnancy rates; A...
- Nottinghamshire Reducing teenage pregnancy. // Children & Young People Now (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd;7/26/2011, p30
The article reports on the significance of the condom distribution, dubbed as C Card, an initiative developed by the local Teenage Pregnancy Partnership that helps lower teenage pregnancy rates in Nottinghamshire, England.
- If young people 'get it on' can we lower the teenage conception rate? Castledine, Helen // Education & Health;2009, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p16
The article presents information on "get it on," a C Card free condom distribution scheme for young people under 21 years old in Surrey, England. The objective of the scheme is to lower teenage conceptions and to reduce sexually transmitted diseases in the country. It notes the that rate of...
- Mump cases on the rise in England and Wales. Dobson, Roger // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/12/2005, Vol. 330 Issue 7487, p324
Reports on an increase in cases of mumps reported in England and Wales. Incidence of mumps in 2004 compared to 2003; Claim of Great Britain's Health Protection Agency that cases of mumps are spreading among young college students who were not vaccinated; Efforts of health officials to identify...
- Making Sex Education More Effective. // Futurist;May/Jun2003, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p16
Reports on the programs that are successful in improving reproductive health for teenagers in the United States. Importance of teenagers' involvement in programs that feature community volunteering and classroom activities; Estimated annual cost of teenage pregnancy in the U.S.
- Factors Influencing the Utilization of Voluntary Counselling and Testing Services among University Students in Kenya. Mwangi, Rose; Ngure, Peter; Thiga, Moses; Ngure, Jane // Global Journal of Health Science;Jul2014, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p84
Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) is recognized as a critical component of effective HIV prevention initiative and has therefore been promoted nationally and within universities in Kenya. Upon successful counselling and testing those found to be HIV negative are informed to take the...
- HIV/AIDS knowledge and the implications for health promotion programs among Chinese college students: geographic, gender and age differences. Xiaoming Li; Chongde Lin; Zuxin Gao; Stanton, Bonita; Xiaoyi Fang; Qin Yin; Ying Wu // Health Promotion International;Sep2004, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p345
Data were collected in 2000 from 1081 students from eight colleges in China to assess the overall level of AIDS knowledge, and to explore regional, gender and grade differences in AIDS knowledge. The data indicate an inconsistent level of AIDS knowledge among students, with a significant gender...
- Chicago-area alliance targets teen pregnancy. // AHA News;3/13/95, Vol. 31 Issue 11, p5
Reports on Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Winfield/Moody Health Center's launching of a four-year program to prevent the increase of adolescent pregnancies.
- Preventing teenage pregnancies, supporting teenage mothers. Mawer, Caroline // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);06/26/99, Vol. 318 Issue 7200, p1713
Editorial. Focuses on the prevention of teenage pregnancy in Great Britain. Factors that influence teenage pregnancy; Efforts undertaken by the British government to address the issue; Important considerations for individual clinicians.