Safe sex campaign asks city youth to 'Kiss & Tell'

A new ad campaign has been launched to promote safe sex in the gay community.The Kiss and Tell campaign is meant to encourage young African-American

THE BRONX - A new ad campaign has been launched to promote safe sex in the gay community.

The Kiss and Tell campaign is meant to encourage young African-American and Latino men to have open, honest talks about past partners and their current HIV status. Ads will be displayed on phone kiosks throughout the city.

According to the New York City Health Department, minority men made up more than three-fourths of HIV diagnoses in 2010.

The campaign is being run by the Gay Men Health Crisis group. The timing of campaign?s debut coincides with LGBT Pride Month, which begins in June.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

1 VIDEO: 2 men rob Bronx deli workers at gunpoint
2 VIDEO: Suspect in Sheridan Avenue murder escorted by police
3 VIDEO: Extended interviews with Pearl Harbor survivors
Police release surveillance video of the person who 4 Police video of fatal shooting suspect
Singer Miley Cyrus, Pope Francis and President Barack 5 TIME reveals 'Person of the Year' finalists

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 The Bronx nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE