The Affordable Care Act, more popularly known as Obamacare, has a number of provisions that are directly beneficial for women's health.
Domestic violence has been linked to HIV risk across a variety of types of relationships.
Online dating can be a great option for people with STDs to meet others in similar situations. On the other hand, it can also increase risky forms of casual sex.
The relationship between Viagra and STDs is mostly what you might expect. More sex means more risk.
Drug adherence is important, particularly if you have a hard to control condition, such as HIV.
There isn't as much pressure to disclose oral herpes infections as there is genital infections. Here's why I think that is.
Sometimes I miss being an HIV educator in the 1980's. I'm glad HIV is so much more treatable now, but it feels like there's less motivation to change.
Understanding why doctors stigmatize STD patients means understanding that doctors are human, and flawed, just like the rest of it.
"Rape culture" doesn't only contribute to sexual violence. It also causes other problems with sexual health.
People are always asking me why there still isn't a herpes vaccine or a herpes cure. It's not because scientists aren't trying to make one.