CDC Tells Men Who’ve Been in Zika Areas to Use Condoms

US health officials on Friday said men who have been to a Zika outbreak region should use condoms if they have sex with a pregnant woman—for the entire duration of…

Newser | February 7, 2016 - 10:30 am

CDC: Pregnant Women Should Go In A Bubble And Seriously Not Even Move It Could Be Dangerous

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has advised pregnant women to avoid having sex with people who may be infected with Zika, which is really just the abstinence version…

Lauren Duca | February 5, 2016 - 5:30 pm

1-In-5 Sexually Active Teens Have Used The Morning-After Pill

A survey from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention shows that teen use of the morning-after pill has risen from 1-in-12 a decade ago to 1-in-5 today. There wasn’t…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 22, 2015 - 12:30 pm

What Does CDC’s New Data About Sexual Assault Reveal?

The Centers For Disease Control released its National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey yesterday and the findings throw a fork in many common perceptions surrounding sexual assault and its…

Stefanie Blejec | December 15, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Doin’ It With Dr. V: How To Tell Someone They Need To Get Tested For STDs

Hi, I’m Dr. V. I’m not a real doctor, I just play one on the Internet. What I am is a lady, a lady who is a fool for love!

Dr. V | January 16, 2009 - 4:00 pm

CDC Releases Latest STD Statistics

Yikes — 19 million STD infections occur each year according to the Center for Disease Control’s NEW report this week. The numbers from 2007 are in and the stats are…

Simcha | January 15, 2009 - 9:00 pm

The Daily Squeeze: Hair, Syphilis, And How To Spend Your Mornings

Humans have the same amount of hair as gorillas and other primates, it’s just virtually invisible. So why have we retained so much hair on our heads? “Human head hair,…

Catherine Strawn | March 13, 2008 - 12:00 pm