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Who’s Ready For A Herpes Vaccine?!

Though herpes is relatively harmless with no adverse affects on the carrier's immune system, more people are affected by it than we (and they)...

10 Pool and Hot Tub Facts You’ll Wish You Never Read

When you've at last secured a coveted lounge chair at the busy public pool or dipped your toes into a hot tub, the last...
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Michael Douglas “So Regretted” Implying Oral Sex With Catherine Zeta-Jones Caused...

Remember back in 2013 when Michael Douglas essentially told the world that his oral cancer may have been caused by performing oral sex on...
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Order an STD Test To Your Door With Planned Parenthood’s New...

Planned Parenthood wants to eliminate "I'm too busy" from the list of reasons why people skip regular STD tests. This week, they're launching Planned Parenthood...
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Update: “Abstinence-Only” Texas High School Didn’t Have Chlamydia Outbreak After All

Update, Wednesday, 5/13/15, 2:45 pm: It wasn't hard to believe that Crane High School's "just don't have sex" (aka "abstinence-only") sex ed policy would lead to...

First HIV Home Testing Kit Now Available in the U.K.

For the first time ever, Brits can now get tested for HIV in the comfort of their own homes. The new at-home testing kit called BioSure HIV...
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Study: HPV Vaccine May Work Even If You Have HPV

A new study proves the HPV vaccine is even more effective than originally believed. The vaccine seems to protect against the virus on multiple...

‘Duck Dynasty’ Star Phil Robertson Calls STDs ‘Revenge of the Hippies’

The threat of suspension hasn't made his comments any less PC.

Who Is Most Likely to Skip STD Testing?

Survey data from eHealth reveals the scary truth.

Good News: A New HPV Vaccine Protects Against More Strains

The newest shot gives young women a wider range of protection from cervical cancer.