STDs

9.30.19

What Schools Should Teach Queer Women About Sex

Yes, women who hook up with women can get STIs. But it's still a subject a lot of us aren't fully clued up on.

7.15.19

Remember Crabs? Turns Out They Didn't Disappear Along With Our Pubes

When pubic hair became less fashionable, so did talking about crabs – but they're just as common as they've ever been.

1.10.19

What It Means for Your Sex Life Now That the Worst-Ever Cases of Super Gonorrhea Are Here

Doctors in the United Kingdom and Australia have identified three cases of gonorrhoea that are immune to both of the standard antibiotic treatments.

6.13.18

If You're Doing Any of This, You're Doing Dating Wrong

Modern dating has gone to shit, so let's follow these simple rules to make things less horrendous.

2.21.18

Clinic Offers Free Pizza in Hopes of Boosting STD Tests

The "Pee for Pizza" event is being paid for by a Minnesota Department of Public Health grant in efforts to combat skyrocketing STD rates.

1.12.18

Many Teen Girls Don’t Know They Can Get STIs from Lesbian Sex

A new University of British Columbia study looks at high schoolers’ brutal sexual health misconceptions.

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1.2.18

A Couple Talks About Giving Each Other an STI

And, with the benefit of hindsight, pass on their top sexual health tips.

10.17.17
7.19.17

Finally, Someone Is Teaching Old People How to Fuck Good

Pornhub's new educational video, out on VHS, imparts sex safety tips to the elderly.

7.16.17

We Asked Women How They Feel About Casual Sex

“He spit on my toe and started licking it, and he had an orgasm from that. Casual sex can be really gross at times.”

10.25.16

How Scared Should I Be of the Rise in STDs?

Short answer: Just drop everything and get screened right now.

7.20.16

​Can You Actually Get Herpes From a Sunbed?

In our new bullshit-busting column, we investigate the story doing the rounds on Facebook that tanning can give you STIs.

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