Tag Archives: HIV/AIDS

This February, Give the Gift of Life

By StGeorgesUniversity
February 17, 2017

For many, Valentine’s Day was an occasion to share and appreciate romantic affection. In the United States, February 14 also marked National Donor Day in the United States, a day that emphasizes caring for people around the world that you may never even meet Created in 1998, National Donor Day raises awareness for the growing […]

Sexual Reproductive Health Education: A Critical Need for Early Intervention Among Students in the Caribbean

By Satesh Bidaisee, Associate Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, St. George's University
September 6, 2011

Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH) education empowers people to understand their sexuality in the context of biological, psychological, socio-cultural and reproductive dimensions. Early sexual activity is associated with detrimental effects and school based SRH education programs are identified as effective means of addressing significant adolescent and child health issues. Studies indicate the age of sexual initiation […]