Beyond the Birds and the Bees: Talking with Your Children About Getting Pregnant
“Where do babies come from?” It's a question children have asked adults for decades. We use different stories and legends - such as storks delivering babies in baskets - to...
3 days ago - 700 Children's
Company offers first nationwide STD testing from home
MyLAB Box says it's the first nationwide company that offers home STD testing. It tests for 10 different types of STDs and STIs, including HPV, HIV and chlamydia. The company...
3 days ago - Daily Mail
Graffiti Penises Covered With Condoms Thanks To This Spray-Painting Crusader
Photograph by Instagram.com/protectcitycocks What he's doing is technically illegal, but is anyone really going to stop him? For some reason, men have an incessant need to draw...
9 days ago - Mens health
Two-dose HPV vaccine provides effective protection against genital warts
As of this year, kids under the age of 15 only need 2 doses of HPV vaccine. New research out of Boston Medical Center, published online in the STD Journal, is the first...
12 days ago - News Medical
Saying ‘Yes' To Sex Should Also Mean ‘Yes' To STD Testing
When it comes to talking about sex, sexuality and sexual health, we've come a long way - in some respects. Today, the reality of sexual assault on college campuses, abortion...
23 days ago - The Huffington Post
Q&A: Stigma remains major challenge in combating STD epidemic in US
Each year, the CDC recognizes April as STD Awareness Month to raise public awareness about the impact of STDs and the importance of prevention, screening and treatment. This...
1 month ago - Healio
How To Tell Your Partner You Have An STD
When Sarit Luban , a 27-year-old writer from Boston starts dating someone new, there's a conversation she has to have first. Luban, who has genital herpes , says she has a...
1 month ago - The Huffington Post
Sexually Transmitted Infections and Teens: Parents Hold the Key to Prevention
When it comes to sexually transmitted infections , many parents may feel uncomfortable talking with their teen. This is hardly surprising, as the “sex talk” tends to be the...
1 month ago - 700 Children's
Big Differences in HIV Testing Between State, Local STD Clinics
CDC study shows areas needing improved access to HIV/STD services
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Confidentiality concerns may deter teens from sexual, reproductive health care services
According to a national survey, 12.7% of sexually-active teenagers and young adults who were on their parent's insurance plan would not use sexual and reproductive health...
1 month ago - Healio - 4 articles
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New Drug Sofosbuvir can Reduce Transplant and Mortality Rates in Patients...
The new drug called sofosbuvir reduced the progression of advanced liver disease in hepatitis C patients. Patients with cirrhosis can benefit from sofosbuvir-based therapies.
International Day of Action For Women's Health 2017 - Women's Health Matters
International Day of Action For Women's Health, which falls on the 28th May annually, fights for sexual and reproductive rights of women globally.
Are you getting enough of these healthy foods?
Maintaining one's health doesn't have to involve complicated science. In fact, it can be as easy as eating - all the right food, that is. The list of things you can eat to...
Haywire Immune Cells May Help Cause Baldness
Cells that fight inflammation also play role in hair growth, mice study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Hair Loss , Immune System and Disorders
10 stroke patients regain control of their paralyzed hands
The machine, developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, targets a small part of the brain that is needed to send the first 'movement signal' to our...
Preeclampsia increases stroke risk six fold
Two thirds of preeclampsia-related strokes occur after birth when the mother has gone home, a team of researchers from Columbia University Medical Center warn.
Research About Social Norms Could Help Us Better Understand Extremism
New research investigating how we adhere to certain unspoken codes of conduct and appearance may give us insight into extremist behavior. And with this weeks's deadly terrorist...
Tips to Manage Diabetes During The Month of Ramadan
Few health tips can help prevent disease risk in diabetes patients during Ramadan, as they will be fasting during that period of the month for 12 to 15 hours.
The Not So Sweet Connection Between Cancer and Sugar
A specific type of cancer known as squamous cell carcinoma is remarkably more dependent on sugar as their energy supply compared to other types.
Global Warming Is On Pace To Cause Many Sleepless Nights By 2099, Study Finds
Nick Obradovich couldn't sleep. It was October 2015, and a surprise heat wave sent thermometers across San Diego soaring 7 degrees Fahrenheit above average. The window...