Moms 24 April '17
STD infection during pregnancy poses huge health risks for both mom and child, so health officials recommend getting tested for early prevention and treatment.
Teens/Young Adults 8 November '16
STD in teens is said to be on the rise and California has the most number of cases.
Body 18 August '16
A new survey found that millennials are proud to be "work martyrs" and are likely to immerse themselves in their jobs than their older counterparts. Millennials are less likely to use their vacation leaves and are prone to making mistakes or disregard their health that could worsen later on.
Medicine 21 July '16
A recent research has developed a vaccine that may treat chlamydia and even possibly prevent it from being acquired in the first place.
Medicine 18 July '16
The CDC said that the Neisseria gonorrhoeae bacteria may be have bacome resistant to azithromycin and ceftriaxone drugs, which is used to treat gonorrhea. Doctors said there's a possibility that gonorrhea will become untreatable soon.
School 28 June '16
Schools and other educational institution must step up in giving quality education.
Body 10 June '16
US Preventive Services Task Force is urging high-risk individuals including men who have sex with other men and HIV-positive people to undergo screening tests for syphilis.
Body 4 May '16
As Bert and Ernie have been rumored to be more than just close pals, an STD/HIV testing company used the "Sesame Street" stars in a promotional ad.
Puberty 29 April '16
Genes influence when people will lose their virginity. British researchers found that the gene pattern, aside from influencing early sex, also provides risk-taking behavior and puberty.
School 17 April '16
A new study suggests that there's a decline in the number of teens receiving formal education from parents and schools.
Health/Nutrition 8 April '16
Calling the attention of all baby boomers out there. The CDC is requiring you to get tested for hepatitis C.
Infant 10 February '16
The death of six infants is creating a stir in the medical industry for the funding of sexual health education, as a preventive measure. Awareness is key to put a stop on the possible increase in the number of victims of this STD.
News 4 December '15
Anna Duggar's painful journey from husband Josh Duggar's cheating scandal continues. After pornstar Danica Dillon claims that he had unprotected sex with the eldest son of Jim Bob and Michele Duggar, rumor has it that Anna is taking action and getting tested for STD.
Health/Nutrition 24 June '15
Safety measures especially when it comes to engaging in sexual activities have been constantly advocated by numerous groups in the past years. With the growing number of people falling victims to sexually transmitted diseases (STD), or sexually transmitted infections (STI) particularly among the youth of today, the recent proposal submitted by a group of pupils could not have come at a more opportune time.
Health/Nutrition 18 February '14
A recent study found that 20 percent of young adults are willing to have sex with someone who has an STD.
Family Life 12 February '14
Young kids who grow up in well-managed households, enjoy school, and have friends who stay out of trouble contract fewer sexually transmitted diseases, according to a new study from the University of Washington.