STIs

STDs

Truvada May Be Getting Unfairly Blamed for the Spread of STDs

PrEP is great at blocking HIV, but as its use grows, so do fears that people will be more sexually reckless and spread other STDs. But researchers are coming to think that the opposite could be true.
Bryn Nelson
11.27.18
VICE Guide to Life

What to Do if the Condom Breaks During Sex

A doctor's guide on what to do if a condom fails you.
Matthew Terrell
9.24.18
VICE Guide to Life

You Might Still Have an STD Even if You’re Not Peeing Fire

The sometimes subtle symptoms of the most common STDs.
Elizabeth Brown
9.18.18
STDs

'Flesh-Eating' STI Reportedly Confirmed in the UK

Known as granuloma inguinale or donovanosis, the STI is caused by a bacteria and rarely occurs in the US.
Allison Tierney
8.23.18
dogs

A Contagious Form of Dog Cancer May Be Linked to Early American Canines

The cancer is known as Canine Transmissible Venereal Tumor, or CTVT.
Máire Ní Leathlobhair
7.12.18
STDs

The STD Mycoplasma Genitalium Is Becoming a Problem

Doctors warn that it's already showing resistance to antibiotics.
Jesse Hicks
7.11.18
STDs

Bill Gates Says Trump Doesn't Know the Difference Between HPV and HIV

"I was able to explain that those are rarely confused with each other."
Mike Darling
5.18.18
STDs

It May Soon Be Impossible to Treat Gonorrhea

Two-thirds of countries have reported gonorrhea cases that resist all known antibiotics.
Sophie Cousins
5.15.18
butt stuff

How Dirty Is Going Ass to Mouth?

Eating your own poop is shockingly not that bad for you.
Christine Ro
3.26.18
hard data

Women Regret Casual Sex They've Had, Men Regret Sex They've Passed Up

Compared to men, women rated their most recent casual sex experience as less physically gratifying and more disgusting.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
3.1.18
hard data

Nearly One in Five Sex Workers Are Men

A new study offers a look into what their lives are like.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
2.21.18
Unscrewing Ourselves

Your Dentist Should Be Asking You About Your Sex Life

It'll make your visit even more uncomfortable, but it needs to happen.
Nicole Wetsman
2.1.18
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