When it comes to assessing the sexual health of the human mouth, vulva, anus, testicles, perineum and vagina, appearances are deceiving. Continue reading 10 Things That Look like STIs but Aren’t (SFW)
Although I have been regularly tested for STDs since I became sexually active, the last time I went in for testing, I suddenly realized I had no idea what was going on behind the scenes. So, as I was waiting for the doctor, I got to wondering, “How to STD tests work?”
On Friday, October 5th, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that people will low levels of HIV who use condoms do not need to disclose their medical conditions to sexual partners.
Gardasil is the only vaccination available that helps protect against four types of HPV (Human Papillomas Virus). Recently, there was a concern about how safe this vaccination was. A recent study has shown the Gardasil is safe for young women.
I remember the excitement of a college student and living away at school. The sense of independence and freedom of living somewhere other than your parent’s house. Your college years can be some of the most memorable years of your life.
HIV infection rates across the country’s general population have been fairly stable for the last few years. But one group showed a significant increase in HIV infections: men who have sex with men, or MSM, aged 13-29. Though this generation of young gay men has been raised in a more HIV-aware world, all of the outreach and awareness work still does not explain why the rates won’t stop ticking up.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A porn industry trade group has announced a U.S. moratorium on production of adult sex films after several reported cases of syphilis among adult film actors, adding to the pressure on porn producers to require the use of condoms on sets.