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More Cohabitation, Less Commitment

More Cohabitation, Less Commitment

Medical Institute Science Department Staff

September 2018

Cohabitation has become an accepted trend among unmarried couples. Between 50-70 percent of couples today are thought to be cohabiting before deciding to marry.Cohabitation can be described … Read the rest

 

President’s Corner: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

Dr. Freda M. Bush, July 2018

During the month of June, various HIV Testing Days were held across the United States. The objective is to encourage HIV testing among people aged 13-64 and … Read the rest

 

Teen Dating Violence Part 4: Sexual Violence

Teen Dating Violence Part 4: Sexual Violence

Science Staff: May 2018

This article is the fourth in a series of articles written by Medical Institute (MI) science staff on the issue of Teen Dating Violence (TDV). This fourth article will … Read the rest

 

Teen Dating Violence Part 3: Physical Abuse

Teen Dating Violence Part IIl: Physical Abuse

Medical Institute Science Staff, April 2018

In January of 2010, Teen Dating Violence was recognized as a serious issue by the United States Senate when the body declared the month of February as … Read the rest

 

Teen Dating Violence Part 2: Violence in Disguise

Teen Dating Violence Part 2: Violence in Disguise

Medical Institute Science Department Staff

March 2018

Teen dating violence is an emerging, silent epidemic that is becoming more common among adolescents. Today’s adolescents are exposed to relationship violence at high rates… Read the rest