Rates of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the United States have never been higher. And older adults aren’t immune to the trend.
You probably know that having unprotected sex puts you at a higher risk of contracting a Sexually Transmitted Disease. What you might not know is that STDs can sometimes lead to infertility. Teens and young adults between the ages of 15 and 26 are mo...
Free from the watchful eyes of parents, college students are primed to let loose, party and enjoy all that college life has to offer.
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.
For many reasons, sexually transmitted diseases are rising among older adults, with potentially serious health consequences.
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.
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...