Sexual Health

HIV/AIDS

Do you know what HIV and AIDS is? n2k runs down everything you need to know. What is HIV? HIV is a virus that affects the immune system. The immune system usually controls ‘good’ germs. When someone contracts HIV their

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Clued up about STIs

Recent reports say that instances of sexually transmitted infections (known as STIs) are on the up. Are you clued up? STIs on the increase STIs amongst young people increased a massive 63 per cent, from 1998 to 2007! That may

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Sex Habits

R U Thinking is looking at the reasons why some teenagers are still not protecting themselves during sex. Find out more. It figures R U Thinking? is a government funded campaign looking at the sexual habits of teenagers. In 2007,

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Teen Pregnancies

A recent official report says that pregnancy rates for teenage girls under 16 in the UK continue to rise although the situation is getting better in some areas of the country where significant decreases have been reported. The latest country

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If you are Pregnant: Overview

If you are pregnant, you need to make a decision about whether or not you should keep the baby. It’s a decision that can only be yours, but it’s not a decision you have to make on your own. Time

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Wear the red ribbon

Most of you will have heard of HIV and AIDS, but how much do you really know about them? The National AIDS Trust campaigns to raise awareness about HIV, AIDS and AIDS-related illnesses. It hopes to help us understand how

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Find out about Condoms

If you’re having sex or thinking about having sex, then you need to make sure you’ve got your contraception sorted. Condoms Condoms have been around in some form since early Egyptian times and are one of the most popular forms

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Get Contraception Sorted

If you’re thinking about having sex, then one of the most important things you need to do is get your contraception sorted. The purpose of using contraception is to prevent unintended pregnancy. Remember, only condoms can prevent the spread of

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Love And Infection

Recent reports say that instances of sexually transmitted infections (known as STIs) are on the up. How much do you know about how they are transmitted, the effects and symptoms of these infections? Are you as clued-up as you think

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Sexual Health: The Basics

Your sexual health is important because it can have an affect on many other parts of your life. Using contraception, like condoms, can help protect you against unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections (also known as STIs). Have I got

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