Works Cited

Works Cited Chu, Susan Y., Buehler, James W., Oxtoby, Margaret J., Kilbourne, Barbara W. “Impact of the Human    Immunodeficiency Virus Epidemic on Mortality in Children, United States.” Accessed November 3, 2017. Gardner, Emily A. “Abstinence-Only Sex Education: College Students’ Evaluations  and Responses.”  American Journal of Sexuality Education 10, no. 2 (January 1, 2015): 125–39. Higgins, Jenny… Read More Works Cited



Conclusion While understanding that there is an inequality between men and women in contracting HIV and treating it is foundational, it is arguably more important to not only consider the implications of this discovery but also use this knowledge to better understand and improve the attitudes of affected women. There is an overwhelming lack of… Read More Conclusion


Potential Solutions

Potential Solutions Reformed Sex Education In Emily Gardner’s “Abstinence-Only Sex Education: College Students’ Evaluations and Responses” study, college students from Emory University and Georgia State University were interviewed. These students frequently reported that they were not informed about birth control or STD prevention. In general, most of the students reported that they never felt like abstinence was… Read More Potential Solutions


Problems Women Face

Problems Women Face Power Imbalance in Sex The social expectations and norms for women in the context of sex lead to a heightened vulnerability for women contracting HIV. In Türmen’s study published in the International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics, the relationship between gender and HIV is discussed in detail. The study starts by defining the difference between gender… Read More Problems Women Face



In high school some of my teachers were very strict about MLA formatting, and while my internal citations may not always be entirely correct in terms of formatting, I feel that I am good at knowing where to put a citation and avoiding plagiarism of even small phrases because I was taught to organize the… Read More 11/28/2017


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Ruth Muze & Elijah O. Onsomu (2017) Our Children, Our Hope: Voices of African American Mothers Living with HIV and Rearing Uninfected Children, Journal of Community Health Nursing, 34:3, 160-168, DOI: 10.1080/07370016.2017.1340770 Introduction to Parenting with HIV Though living with HIV is no longer a death sentence, there are still stigmas carried with the disease… Read More Annotated Bibliography 10


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Teti, Michelle, Bryana French, Loida Bonney, and Marguerita Lightfoot. “‘I Created Something New with Something That Had Died’: Photo-Narratives of Positive Transformation Among Women with HIV.” AIDS And Behavior 19, no. 7 (July 2015): 1275–87. There is an overwhelming lack of evidence surrounding women with HIV and their attitudes, but according to this source,… Read More Annotated Bibliography 9


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  “Impact of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Epidemic on Mortality in Children, United States.” Accessed November 3, 2017.   The authors of this source analyzed the mortality rates of children younger than 15 years of age in the year 1988, which was the most recent these statistics were available. The statistics are derived from… Read More Annotated Bibliography 8