STIs

Unscrewing Ourselves
Unscrewing Ourselves

Your Doctor Isn’t Looking for Gonorrhea in the Places You Might Have It

Even as this common STI is reaching epidemic and untreatable levels.
Matt Terrell
10.13.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

HIV and AIDS: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

HIV is the most feared STD out there—but should it be?
Alexandra Ossola
10.12.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Chancroid: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

Chancroid is the STD that even your doctor will have a hard time diagnosing.
Alexandra Ossola
10.11.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Syphilis: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

The old-school STD syphilis is making a stealthy comeback.
Sarah Kasbeer
10.9.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Trichomoniasis: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

If you have trichomoniasis, you'll either not know it—or really, really know it.
Sarah Kasbeer
10.6.17
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

This Sex Educator Was Not Allowed to Say 'Clitoris' in the Classroom

Others were barred from: "abortion," "LGBTQ," and using a diagram of female anatomy.
Diana Spechler
10.5.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

Zika: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

Yes, Zika is an STD—here's how not to catch it.
Alexandra Ossola
10.5.17
global health
global health

India’s Aging Sex Workers Are Facing a Healthcare Crisis

STDs and stigma are now the least of their concerns.
Justin Heifetz​​
10.3.17
STD Glossary
STD Glossary

HPV: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

You probably have, have had, or will have HPV at some point.
Sarah Kasbeer
10.2.17
Sex
Sex

People Have Been STD Shaming Since Medieval Times

A brief and bumpy history of overblown STD stigmas.
Elizabeth Brown
9.28.17
STDs
STDs

STD Rates Hit Record High for Third Year in a Row

Young people 15 to 24 are driving the epidemic.
Ed Cara
9.27.17
STD symptoms
STD symptoms

Crabs: Symptoms, Treatments, and Facts

The microscopic crab louse may be in decline, but it’s hardly gone.
Eric Spitznagel
9.26.17