STDs Hit All-Time High

Rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the United States have never been higher. And older adults aren’t immune to the trend.
Diane Domina

What to Know About STDs

Free from the watchful eyes of parents, college students are primed to let loose, party and enjoy all that college life has to offer.
Eileen Bailey

The Risks of Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis is one of the most common STDs, with about 4 million new cases in the U.S. annually. Older women are more likely than younger women to have been infected.
Berkeley Wellness

How to Protect Yourself from STDs

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are about twice as likely to be transmitted from a man to a woman as from a woman to a man.
Berkeley Wellness

The Stigma of STDs

Since the sexual revolution of the 1960s, we have increasingly become more tolerant of sexual behaviors. Although we may cringe when a 16 year old has a child, we still accept that teenagers have sex - on a regular basis. While we may cringe when som...
Eileen Bailey

STDs and HIV Testing: Frequently Asked Questions

For sexually active adults not in a long term relationship, regular screening for STDs and HIV is recommended. But it can be confusing to know what you should get tested for, how long you need to wait until the test and how often you should get teste...
Eileen Bailey

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