9 hrs ago
Northern Territory News
Human plumbing at risk
SEXUALLY transmitted diseases have been rated a "concern" for the builders of the Katherine to Gove gas pipe along its route through Top End towns and at the workers' camps.
13 hrs ago
Illinois Senate approves sex education bill
A proposal that revamps sex education in Illinois public schools to include information about contraception and sexually transmitted diseases has cleared the state Senate.
Tue May 21, 2013
Online Personals Watch
PositiveSingles.com's Privacy Promise Yields Angry Class
May 19 - PositiveSingles.com , a dating site marketed to users with sexually transmitted diseases, is promising 100% confidentiality.
Sat May 18, 2013
Medical News Today
Comprehensive Survey Can Help Health Workers Identify Potentially Risky Behavior
A recent study by a team of researchers at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas found that risky sexual behavior can be predicted by cultural, socioeconomic and individual mores in conjunction with how one views themselves.
Fri May 17, 2013
Nyabihu: Condoms reduces prices in the campaign against HIV/AIDS
The PLAISIR usually cost Rwf400 and now it is available at Rwf200 according to Sylvain Ndaruhutse the representatives of Society for Family Health in Northern Province of Rwanda.
Mon May 13, 2013
Medical News Today
Using The Pill To Alter Menstruation Cycles
Main Category: Women's Health / Gynecology Also Included In: Sexual Health / STDs Article Date: 13 May 2013 - 1:00 PDT A surprisingly large number of women 18 or older choose to delay or skip monthly menstruation by deviating from the instructions of birth-control pills and other hormonal contraceptives, a team of University of Oregon researchers ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
Medical News Today
Copper IUD Does Not Increase Period Pain
Main Category: Sexual Health / STDs Also Included In: Women's Health / Gynecology Article Date: 10 May 2013 - 0:00 PDT Previous scientific studies have suggested that women who use a copper IUD for contraception suffer from worse period pain , but a study at the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, that followed 2,100 women over a 30-year ... (more)
Do you need to worry about a new sexually transmitted superbug?
There was a bit of buzz last week about a new " sex superbug " making its way into the U.S., but reports of an antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea strain are premature, according to public health officials.
Wed May 08, 2013
N.C. birth control and STD bill 'most restrictive,' opponents say
Opponents of a North Carolina House bill that would require teens to get parental approval for birth control say it would be the most restrictive in the nation.
Teen medical ban could threaten gay youth, say advocates
A bill restricting teenagers' access to medical and mental health care will be voted on in the North Carolina House of Representatives today.
Charleston Daily Mail
Slut-shaming kerfuffle didn't belong in court
Kanawha County Circuit Judge Duke Bloom made the right call in denying a George Washington High School senior's request for an injunction against her principal.
Tue May 07, 2013
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
Ventura County votes to require condoms during porn filming
Following Los Angeles County's lead, the Ventura County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to pass an urgency ordinance to require the use of condoms in adult film shoots.
The Orlando Sentinel
Routine testing key to reducing sexually transmitted diseases
Here's a sobering fact: More than 110 million people in the United States, which is more than one-third of the population, currently have a sexually transmitted disease .
Parental Consent For Treatment Of STDs In NC Bill
A bill advancing in the North Carolina House requires minors seeking treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and other problems to first obtain parental consent.
Parental consent for treatment of STDs in NC bill
Some North Carolina lawmakers want to require minors seeking treatment for sexually transmitted diseases and other problems to get parental consent first.
Mon May 06, 2013
Sex Superbug: First Antibiotic-Resistant STD Strain Found
Gonorrhea is one of the most commonly known sexually transmitted diseases. The CDC reports that scientists have found the first "superbug" strain.
Show Me the Records: HIV/Aids disease surveillance
Most government records are open to the public at no charge. These records give residents the opportunity to find out what's going on, how their elected officials are spending tax dollars, how the various departments within a governmental entity work and other valuable information needed to make strong decisions for the future.
Sat May 04, 2013
Ventura County Star
Statewide condom mandate for adult movies gains local traction
Assemblyman Jeff Gorrell said a statewide law requiring porn actors to wear condoms would curb the spread of sexually transmitted diseases.
Fri May 03, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
Research and Markets: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Partnering 2007-2013
The Sexually Transmitted Diseases Partnering 2007-2013 report provides understanding and access to the sexually transmitted diseases partnering deals and agreements entered into by the worlds leading healthcare companies.
Thu May 02, 2013
Study: Adults minimize steroid use as problem
Those polled ranked cocaine and eating disorders as bigger problems. While 97 percent of the respondents believe steroids cause negative health effects, just 19 percent think steroid use is a big problem among high school students.