Navigation Links
India To Launch Sex Education And Drug Awareness In Schools Soon

India is all set to implement a new teaching program that will explain all aspects of sexual development and substance abuse to children// in schools all over India from next year. The program aims to dispel the doubts and hopes to answer queries pertaining to sex and drug abuse.

The curriculum chalked out is tailor made to suit children from the age of five upwards, and would deal with a plethora of topics which include common myths and old wives tales that surround sexuality, sexual development, conception and childbirth, forthright explanations of sexually transmitted diseases,HIV Infection/AIDS, drug abuse, sexual abuse and the like. .

Partnering in this vision to free the younger generation in India from the ignominy of walloping in darkness and suffering from the consequence of being denied the access to right information from authentic sources, India’s National Examination Board has reached a decision to add to its existing syllabus, a new program which will include subjects like ‘drugs’,’sexual abuse’,’HIV/AIDS, ‘hygiene ‘and ‘nutrition’ for students in schools and kindergartens as well. .

Very often discussions fringing on sexual health, contraception, or pre-marital sex is considered taboo even today in most parts of India. Hence this bold step to revamp the educational system might prove useful not only in curbing some of the abuse lots of Indian adolescents are subject to out of sheer lack of information but also help to slow down the invasion of AIDS which itself has flared out because of promiscuous activities in the light of ignorance regarding sexual health. .

Sadly India tops the list of countries reeling under the scourge of AIDS with a staggering figure of about 5.7 million infected people according to the United Nations. Social activists are of the opinion that the number of infected people could be even higher since actual figures are hard to get to since many are discreet about it owing to the social stigma and fear of being ostracized. .



Source-Medinda
MTS
'"/>




Related medicine news :

1. Is Diabetes the Leading Cause of Kidney Failure in India
2. AIDS Disaster in India is Imminent
3. Indian Prime Minister has successful Knee Replacement Surgery
4. International community warns India on HIV situation
5. India takes on foot-and-mouth disease by vaccinating animals
6. Development of AIDS vaccine -- Chiron Corp in talks with four Indian cos
7. India to benefit from pharma companies move
8. Healthcare sector is now a multi billion-dollar industry in India
9. The World Bank funds private Hospital in India
10. Parke-Davis (India) runs into rough weather – Court orders attachment of asset
11. Indian Doctor granted US patent on organ regeneration
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:4/21/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Chicago plastic surgeon, Dr. Anil R. Shah, MD , ... benign bony lump located on the forehead usually attributed to a facial fracture. Their ... pain. Dr. Shah has discovered an approach that is minimally invasive. He is an ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Young Asset Protection, an insurance provider and ... greater Pittsburgh metropolitan region, is joining forces with the local chapter of the ... , Variety the Children’s Charity is a national organization dedicated to empowering, enabling, ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... The Patient Advocacy Community of The Beryl Institute ... 2017 Ruth Ravich Patient Advocacy Award in recognition of her extraordinary contributions to ... the award at The Beryl Institute’s annual Patient Experience Conference on March ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Crossover Symmetry ... O2X , an active lifestyle company that provides Human Performance Training and education ... police offers, first responders, military officers and others in service through the development ...
(Date:4/21/2017)... ... April 21, 2017 , ... Airway ... new partnership with the highly regarded and well renowned Asian distributor, Discovery Sleep. ... & myTAP PAP Nasal Pillow Mask, and will stabilize and strengthen Airway’s presence ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... 2017 The Mobile X-Ray product segment is the ... during the forecast period Mobile X-Ray segment is ... mobile X-Ray devices market, which is estimated to be valued ... a CAGR of 7% over the forecast period. Mobile X-Ray ... than US$ 100 Mn in 2017 over 2016. The segment,s ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... NEW YORK , April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... This report on the prostate cancer ... of the global market. Increasing prevalence of prostate ... as innovation in the development of new drugs ... hormone-refractory prostate cancer drug due to lesser side ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... , April 19, 2017  Sorrento Therapeutics, ... antibody-centric, clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing new treatments for ... the closing of its previously announced underwritten public ... at a public offering price of $2.00 per ... estimated offering expenses payable by Sorrento.  The net ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: