November 2011

Thinking about Sex and Relationships Education

Posted on: 29th November 2011

On Wednesday this week (30th November 2011), after a 4 month consultation period, the opportunity to submit views closes on the government’s internal review to determine how to support schools to…

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Why We Have Virus Outbreaks & How We Can Prevent Them

Posted on: 28th November 2011

This video has ben recommended by Body & Soul’s Health Outcomes Manager Alison. With each new virus the affects humans, questions are inevitably asked, could we have prevented this?, how can we…

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New Beginnings

Posted on: 23rd November 2011

I’m extremely excited to say that today is my first week of employment at Body & Soul. I say employment deliberately, as I’ve had the pleasure of volunteering with Body…

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What Body & Soul means to me…

Posted on: 17th November 2011

Attending Body & Soul has made me who I am today, without it I don’t know where I would be. They’ve helped me through thick and thin so to tell…

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HIV Education in the US #2

Posted on: 16th November 2011

Hey guys, I’m back! Sorry I’ve been gone so long, I was on holiday from school and was out of town. Anyways, two weeks ago I read the original study on…

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“When Stigma is acted upon, the result is Discrimination”

Posted on: 16th November 2011

UNAIDS, the branch of the United Nations that shapes its response to the global HIV epidemic, has recently published Outlook 30, a document of “30 milestones, thoughts, images, words, artworks,…

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What Inspires Me #2

Posted on: 15th November 2011

In the second blog post on a theme we hope you’ll be seeing more of very soon, a Teen Spirit member looks at the question “What Inspires Me” … the answer…

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The Power of Imagination

Posted on: 11th November 2011

Here at Body & Soul we’re always looking for different ways to express how we’re feeling, or show what we mean with something else than just words. Whether it’s Teen…

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“Would You Share My Cup?”

Posted on: 8th November 2011

Whether you are in the US or the UK, the answer could be the same if you are HIV+….. Following on from my first blog, I finally got some of…

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If Only You Could Understand…

Posted on: 2nd November 2011

Last week, Teen Spirit were asked what the main source of tension was in their homes. The breakdown of their responses is in the wordle above. The main area of conflict…

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