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This website contains HIV/STD prevention messages that may not be appropriate for all audiences. Since HIV infection and Sexually Transmitted Diseases are spread primarily through sexual practices or by sharing needles, prevention messages and programs may address these topics. If you are not seeking such information or may be offended by such materials, this website may contain pages which you may not wish to visit. Thank you.

This site includes links to other websites and are solely for the information and convenience of our viewers. We are not responsible for the content, accuracy, or completeness of information contained in these websites. We cannot authorize the use of copyrighted materials contained in linked websites. Users must request such authorization from the sponsor of the linked website.

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STD and HIV prevention and intervention programs operate with an emphasis on complete confidentiality. However, internet and web based information sources are not confidential and are intended to provide general awareness information only. Any posts or interactions within this site are not confidential and become public knowledge.

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Administrators of this site do not intend to provide personal medical advice, but may provide viewers with information to better understand their health and risk factors for specific diseases. You are encouraged to consult with a qualified health professional for further information on personal health issues.

Development Systems, Inc. (DSI) is a non-profit training and consulting organization that serves as a training center for family planning and HIV/STD awareness and prevention. DSI provides continuing education and technical assistance for health care providers and organizations in order to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of health care services.

DSI provides training that is medically accurate, relevant, and essential to the health and wellbeing of the clients we serve.

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last revised: 05/07/11