Prevention


Why are youth still not getting it?

A few months ago I began my mission to create an engaging education program targeting youth in New Brunswick for outreach and prevention of sexually transmitted infections including HIV/AIDS and unwanted pregnancies. I wanted to provide information that would be relevant, engaging, and well presented. What I found was if one knows where to look; […]


On The Syphilis Outbreak in New Brunswick

The province of New Brunswick first announced two outbreaks of sexually transmitted infections (STI): chlamydia and syphilis, in December of 2010. It’s important to note that there was some HIV co-infection among the clusters. Since then the numbers have continued to rise, disproportionately affecting young men. The outbreaks have been largely in Moncton and Fredericton […]