sexually transmitted infection
Whether you’re newly single, newly monogamous, or somewhere in the big, fun middle, we’ve got you covered.
We asked a gynecologist whether increasingly popular home STI tests are legit—and how to pick the best ones.
They depend on their sexual health to make a living, and know how to protect their bodies.
Advocates warn heterosexual men and women are failing to realize they’re at risk—and aren’t being diagnosed until the virus has already caused real damage.
The government thinks you use Facebook to hook up. Better not tell them about Tinder.
Approximately half of infected women, and 1 in 10 infected men, do not show any signs of the painful STD. And a virulent and drug-resistant strain that started in Yorkshire is now spreading.
The fact that HPV is a sexually transmitted infection appears to have hampered immunization policy and coverage, experts say.
Having to remember to take pills every day is a bummer. So is using condoms if you're in a long-term, monogamous relationship. Two Swedish scientists have created an app to help you with these problems.
One of the world's newest sexually transmitted infections affects crickets, using mind control to spread to as many victims as possible before turning the hosts' insides blue and killing them.