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...practice safe sex. Studies confirm that older people are having more sex than some think and the rates of sexually transmitted diseases such as chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis have doubled for people in their 50s, 60s and 70s in the past...
Free HIV testing offered in Soldotna with HIV or AIDS in Alaska, she said.However, Harville said recent research shows people with other sexually transmitted diseases are more likely to contract HIV than those who are STD free. Alaska tops the national charts for chlamydia...
Man gets 5 years for sexual abuse of a minor

...10 years probation. Leaders said the case developed from the victim's statements and her contraction of a sexually transmitted disease. The victim potentially was infected by another source, he said, and when Hawkes was tested more than a...
Have you got your health?

...childhood vaccines can be found at * Sexually transmitted diseases will be the focus for Thursday. Even though a good deal of progress has been made in the battle against STDs...
Clinic to offer Interior's only abortion services

...break the lease at the Northern Lights Medical Center. Services such as gynecological exams, screenings for sexually transmitted diseases and treatment for infections also will be offered at the clinic. Treatment for men, such as non-scalpel...
Spring semester enrollment up at Kenai Peninsula College

...Control Web site, genital HPV infection is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that is caused by human papillomavirus...of cancer in women. It is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the U.S. and it usually has no symptoms...
Religious community could help reduce teen sex, pregnancy

...decision about whether to have sex. That's more than double the second most popular answer, concern about sexually transmitted diseases, which was the most important factor for 17 percent of respondents. Even among those teens who say they...
Rate of AIDS growing for Alaska Natives

...has gradually increased since 1997. Alison Bell, a medical epidemiologist specializing in HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, said one reason for the increase could be that more Alaska Natives are being tested for the disease. On...

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Kenai Peninsula Online - Archives03/21/01

... World of fine dining discovers 'white kings' Anchorage sees 30 percent jump in Native population Sexually transmitted disease rates on the rise Legislative leaders take aim at halibut charter IFQs Ketchikan borough takes step to...


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