Once Taboo, Sex Education Discussed in Black Churches

Churches are an underutilized health education venue. Take a look at this bold program. In R&D magazine:

Sex and HIV are, historically, taboo topics in African-American churches, despite the fact that AIDS impacts African Americans in disproportionately higher numbers than other minority groups and whites—which is exactly why African-American churches in Flint so desperately needed YOUR Blessed Health, said Bettina Campbell, executive director of YOUR Center and principal investigator who started the pilot program in 2006.”

http://www.rdmag.com/News/Feeds/2011/04/general-sciences-black-churches-teach-kids-about-safe-sex-disease-/

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