Trends in Sexual Behavior and the HIV Pandemic

Ehrhardt, Anke A.
November 1992
American Journal of Public Health;Nov92, Vol. 82 Issue 11, p1459
Academic Journal
The article discusses trends in sexual behavior and the HIV pandemic. In the U.S., the number of reported AIDS cases due to heterosexual behavior is rising. The proportion of women and girls infected by HIV is also on the rise. These trends can be partly attributed to the fact that efforts to change sexual behavior has been directed at homosexuals. There is meager literature on the sexual behavior and evidence of behavioral change in heterosexuals.


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