International Condom Day!

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This year, WORLD will be teaming up with AHF on Thursday, February 12th at Laney College in Oakland to promote  the use of condoms as a means of preventing unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted infections (STI’s)

We hope to see you there!

International Condom Day Facts 

  • According to the CDC, 1 in 20 Americans will get infected with hepatitis B (HBV) some time during their lives.  Hepatitis B is 100 times more infectious than HIV.
  • There are more than 19.7 million new Sexually Transmitted Infections in the U.S. each year. (Source: CDC)
  • By twelfth grade, 65% of high school students will have engaged in sexual intercourse, and one in five sexually active teens will have had four or more sexual partners.
  • The use of Condoms make for the only proven method for reducing the transmission of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STI’s) during sex.
  • 5 billion condoms are used every year, worldwide.

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