Many adolescents engage in sexual intercourse with multiple partners and without condoms.
Thus, they engage in sexual behaviors that place them at risk of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV.
Without treatment, average survival time after infection with HIV is estimated to be 9 to 11 years, depending on the HIV subtype.
Infection with HIV occurs by the transfer of blood, pre-ejaculate, semen, vaginal fluids, or breast milk.
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