How Scared Should I Be of the Rise in STDs?
Short answer: Just drop everything and get screened right now.
Crying, Chlamydia, and Cousins: New Zealanders Talk About Awkward Post Hookup Run-Ins
"I found out later he gave me chlamydia. I saw him a month later when he skated past me. I freaked out. He shakka-ed me and skated on."
No One Taught Old People About Safe Sex And Now They’re Getting STIs
Gonorrhoea, chlamydia, and herpes is on the rise among older people. To find out why I spoke to researchers, and my own dad, about sexual health among the elderly.
You Can Now Order an STD Test on the New Planned Parenthood App in the U.S.
With Planned Parenthood Direct, a new app piloting in California, you can order an STD test and have the results processed with a few easy swipes on your smartphone.
Sex, Piss and Violence: My Life as a Youth Hostel Receptionist
Working nightshifts in a Barcelona hostel is a parallel universe of drugs, booze and horny Scandinavian teenagers with second-degree sunburns.
A Fake Chlamydia Epidemic Has Traumatised This Small Texas Town
A false STD alarm has sparked a long-avoided debate about sex education in Crane, Texas.
The Terrified Gay Virgin – Why Getting Laid Isn't Straightforward for Everyone
I am a walking advert for why same-sex sex education must be written into school curricula everywhere.
Encouraging Young People to Test Their Own Genitals Might Not Be a Great Idea
'Confidante' is a (kind of) funny new campaign for at-home STI testing. But shouldn't we be helping to remove the shame of young people actually going to sexual health clinics?