STD Glossary

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
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Everything You Need to Know About HIV and AIDS

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

Everything You Need to Know About Chancroid

Chancroid is the STD that even your doctor will have a hard time diagnosing.
Alexandra Ossola
10.11.17
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Everything You Need to Know About Syphilis

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

Everything You Need to Know About Trichomoniasis

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

Everything You Need to Know About Zika

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

Everything You Need to Know About HPV

You probably have, have had, or will have HPV at some point.
Sarah Kasbeer
10.2.17
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Everything You Need to Know About Crabs

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

Everything You Need to Know About Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea continues to evade our best efforts to kill it.
Eric Spitznagel
9.21.17
STD Glossary

Everything You Need to Know About Molloscum Contagiosum

Molloscum Contagiosum—or MC—is an STD that's part of the pox family of viruses.
Eric Spitznagel
9.20.17
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Everything You Need to Know About Scabies

Some nasty buggers are basically using your skin as their personal toilet.
Eric Spitznagel
9.14.17
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Everything You Need to Know About Chlamydia

Two-thirds of all reported chlamydia cases were people between the ages of 15 and 24.
Eric Spitznagel
9.12.17
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