Sex education is a must- To combat HIV/AIDS
BY Umesh Moramudali
The incidence of Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) is on the increase and is becoming a health threat to many nations. Sri Lanka too is now seeking ways of combating STD as the number of patients diagnosed with STD keep increasing.
According to Dr. Sisira Liyanage, the head of the National STD/AIDS Control Programme, providing comprehensive sex education to youth and making it a part of the curriculum is a major way of reducing the spread of STDs.
He noted that H...