Learn about the different types of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), like herpes, chlamydia, and HPV, and get information on testing, symptoms, treatments, telling your partner, and prevention.
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Take it from someone who’s been there: Disclosing your STI status can be scary, but doing it has tons of advantages.
First of all, don’t panic. Learn just how the herpes virus is transmitted and whether you’re at risk from things like toilet seats and towels.
Find out what it means for prevention and treatment.
HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection. And it's a rising cause of throat cancer. Learn how you can protect yourself.
What every parent needs to know about this potentially life-saving shot.
Talking to your significant other or sex partner about sexually transmitted infections can be downright scary, but disclosing your status is crucial, according to herpes activists — here’s why.
Confused about cervical cancer screening? Learn what different tests look for and what your results may mean here.
Researchers say they’ve developed a new way to treat chlamydia (Chlamydia trachomatis) — the most common bacterial STI (sexually transmitted infection).
A genital herpes diagnosis can lead to feelings of depression and anxiety — among other struggles. Here’s how to combat the stigma and take care of your mental health.
The recommended single dose of the antibiotic metronidazole or tinidazole doesn’t always eliminate trichomoniasis, the most common curable STD.