Why isn't aids prevention taught more?

Good question. Aids prevention should be taught more... But this involves a discussion of very sensitive topics -- sex, drug use etc. Most folks are very uncomfortable discussing these topics and this is especially challenging with children or teens.

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Why isn't sex education and aids prevention taught more?

Complex. There are many in our communities who feel that organized sexual education interferes with their prerogatives as parents, and some that it intrudes on their religious beliefs. It has become extremely difficult to develop agreement on who should be tested, to say nothing of offering education. This is done commonly in many countries in europe, and explicit ads on tv are common. Not here. Read more...

Why isn't sex education for aids prevention taught more?

Complex. There are many in our communities who feel that organized sexual education interferes with their prerogatives as parents, and some that it intrudes on their religious beliefs. It has become extremely difficult to develop agreement on who should be tested, to say nothing of offering education. This is done commonly in many countries in europe, and explicit ads on tv are common. Not here. Read more...