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ARHP helps you stay abreast of the latest reproductive health news with links to breaking stories and research findings. We track daily news reports from credible sources including newspapers, journals, vetted blogs, conference updates, and others.

May 11, 2012: Bacteria study of male adolescents reveals new insights into urinary tract health from

May 9,2012: Inadequate Knowledge About Contraception is Common Among Young Adults from

May 7, 2012: Penn APPC Looks at Influence of Maternal Sexual Communication on Adolescent from

March 19, 2012: Young MSM Are at Risk for Syphilis and HIV Coinfection from Medscape

March15, 2012: Syphilis testing rates increased among adolescents from

March 13, 2012: Young Women Skipping Chlamydia Tests from

March 10, 2012: Study: Sex ed does not hasten sex in teens from  

March 9, 2012: AAP now recommends HPV vaccine for boys from Modern Medicine

March 7, 2012: Conference Illuminates Intimate Partner Violence Issues Worldwide, For All Ages UVA Today

March 7, 2012:  Teen Health Now! from

March 6, 2012: Sexually abused boys engage in more unsafe sex from

March 5, 2012: Comprehensive Guidelines Needed for Young Adult Preventive Care from UCSF

January 19, 2012: GARDASIL receives highest recommendation for use in males from National Advisory Committee on Immunization from Canada News Wire

January 10, 2012: Disparities in reproductive health care linger from American Medical News

January 4, 2012: HPV vaccine could deter safe sex, study finds from Globe and Mail

January 4, 2012: Sex Education Advocates Turn to Texting, Online Programs To Reach Teens from National Partnership for Women and Families

December 20, 2011: Youth Exposure to Unwanted Internet Sexual Encounters Drops: But study found slight increase in harassment from U.S. News and World Report

December 16, 2011: Group sex among adolescents a public health concern, new study says from

December 16, 2011: Pediatricians advised to talk to teenage boys about sexual health from American

December 13, 2011: Plan B and Teens from Medscape News

December 13, 2011: Study: HPV Vaccine Doesn't Encourage Risky Sexual Activity from WebMD

December 8, 2011: Dating violence common among teens in the ER: study from Reuters

December 5, 2011: Sex education discussions should start early and continue for young patients from American Medical News

December 5, 2011: Study finds 10% of tweens, teens have 'sexted' from CNN

November 28, 2011: Reproductive needs of young men go unmet from UPI

November 10, 2011: Teen Sexting Linked to Psychological Distress from ABC News

November 18, 2011: National Teen Birth Rates Fall to Record Lows from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

November 3, 2011: Wisconsin Senate advances sex-ed abstinence proposal from Reuters

October 31, 2011: Adolescents and HIV Infection: The Pediatrician's Role in Promoting Routine Testing from the American Academy of Pediatrics

October 25, 2011: Sex has decreased among 15- to 19-year-olds — or maybe not from The Chicago Tribune

October 25, 2011: Panel Recommends HPV Vaccine for Boys and Young Men from The New York Times

October 25, 2011: Are teens who drink pop more apt to be violent? from StarTribune

October 24, 2011: Lack of outdoor play linked to short-sighted children from BBC News

October 21, 2011: Too much junk food hurts fertility in young men, says Harvard study from NY Daily News

October 19, 2011: How Parents Are Falling Short With the 'Sex Talk' from Time

October 13, 2011: Straight talk needed on STI prevention from Pediatric SuperSite

October 13, 2011: More Parents Than Ever Having “The Talk” With Their Kids from The Public News Service

October 13, 2011: Dealing with gay students, bullying in very different ways from CNN

October 12, 2011: How sleep apnea can wreck your sex life from CNN

October 12, 2011: Adolescent Health: Coverage and Access to Care from the Kaiser Family Foundation

July 11, 2011: Genes Help Determine Women’s Sexual Orientation from PsychCentral

July 7, 2011: Size Counts When It Comes to Sex from WebMD

June 30, 2011: Toddlers As Young As 2 Ready for Sex Education from the Herald Sun

June 23, 2011: Teens Look to Parents as Guide to Healthy Sexual Behaviors from U.S. News and World Report

June 20, 2011: Some Exercises Can Harm Pelvic Muscles from Voxy

June 15, 2011: Use It or Lose It from Waterford Today

June 14. 2011: Restless Legs Syndrome Linked to Erectile Dysfunction from WebMD

June 11, 2011: Unhealthy Habits Can Wreck Your Sex Life from The Independent