And efforts to teach them about avoiding the disease must are the help of their adolescent peers.

Coker-Appiah and colleagues asked young people about what types of community-centered HIV intervention applications worked best in reaching their peer group. The experts held four focus groups with 38 youthful African-Americans who live in two rural North Carolina counties. One selecting of the concentrate groups was that teenagers should undergo training to be peer educators, because they’re more likely to get the interest and investment of additional youth – more than adult educators would.You will see the complete Kaiser Daily Health Plan Statement, search the archives, or join email delivery of in-depth coverage of health policy developments, debates and discussions. The Daily Health Policy Report is published for Kaisernetwork.org, a free of charge support of The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Board Kaiser and Company Family Foundation. All rights reserved.

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