First Case Of Super-Resistant Gonorrhea ReportedPublic Health England is investigating the case of a UK man infected with a multidrug-resistant form of gonorrhea.
New STD Cases Hit Record High In US, CDC SaysIn 2016, Americans were infected with more than 2 million new cases of gonorrhea, syphilis and chlamydia, the highest number of these sexually transmitted diseases ever reported, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday.
Bikini Waxing Could Heighten Risk Of Acquiring STD, Study FindsA new study reveals that bikini waxing and other forms of grooming could heighten the risk of acquiring a sexually transmitted disease.
STD Rates Reach Record High In United StatesThere were more reported cases of sexually transmitted diseases last year than ever before in the United States.
Health: Study Shows HPV Vaccine Effective At Reducing Cases Of DiseaseThe results revealed that since the HPV vaccine was introduced, cases of the disease decreased by 56 percent among females between the ages of 14 and 19.
Health: Philadelphia Health Dept. Launches 'She Takes Control' Safe Sex Campaign The Philadelphia Department of Health has launched a new program to get teenage girls to carry condoms. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more.
Health: New Study Shows 16 Million Americans Have Oral HPVSixteen million Americans—or seven percent—have oral human papillomavirus (HPV), a sexually transmitted virus that can cause cancer.
Rydal Man Enlisting Colleges In STD Status Sharing Service A Montgomery County man is at a healthcare conference in Phoenix this week, launching a website designed to allow people to discreetly share their STD testing results with their partners.
Health Alert: Philadelphia Condom Campaign Last week, the city launched the campaign that is designed to raise awareness about the growing problem of sexually transmitted diseases among teenagers.