Remember last year when we kept writing about the incredibly petrifying “sex superbugs” (aka drug-resistant strains of STIs, including gonorrhea) that cropped up all over the world? Well, they’re back. And this time, closer to home. Two cases of an infection feared to be “worse than AIDS” were recently identified in Hawaii. More
Scary news in Sexually Transmitted Infection-land: Gonorrhea is becoming drug-resistant, meaning it might not have a cure in the near future. And it could be coming for you! But thankfully, you can win this war: With a weapon called “condoms,” which happen to be cheap, readily available, and conveniently, a really good way to combat other STIs, too. More
Sex-Ed class was a magical time in our lives: Awkward stories about periods, terrifying videos of babies being born, and, of course, disgusting pictures of sexually transmitted diseases. We’d say that most teenagers are thoroughly freaked after taking that course, … More
The U.S. Army vs. STDs: We want YOU…not to get syphilis or gonorrhea. Check out Mother Jones‘ Gallery of the military’s decades-long war against STDs, in public service posters.