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Research and Reports Regarding the African American Community

Annual Summary: 2007 Minnesota STD Statistics

Biologically Confirmed Sexually Transmitted Infection and Depressive Symptomology among African-American Female Adolescents – 2006

Black Youth Project – The Attitudes and Behavior of Young Black Americans: Research Summary – June 2007 (PDF)

Faith Matters: How African American Faith Communities Can Help Prevent Teen Pregnancy (PDF)

Fast Facts: African American Teen Birth Rate by State – 2005 (PDF)

HIV Surveillance Report – 2007 (PDF) – MDH

Populations of Color in Minnesota: Health Status Report, Fall 2004 (PDF)

Preventing Recurrent Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Minority Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial - 2008

The Role of Policy in Eliminating Health Disparities - 2006 (scroll down to page 3; PDF)

STD Prevalence and Reproductive Health Services for Adolescent Women in Special Settings in Minnesota, 2001

This is My Reality: An Inside Look at Black Urban Youth Sexuality and the Role of the Media – January 2004 (PDF)

U.S. Teenage Pregnancy Statistics: National and State Trends and Trends by Race and Ethnicity - September 2006 (PDF)

We’re the Ones We’ve Been Waiting For: The State of AIDS in Black America…and What We’re Doing About It - September 2007 (PDF)