Doin’ It With Dr. V: Dating A Guy With The Herp
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! And I love nothing more than sex. My deepest desires have happily led me on many adventures in the sack, but they have also, sadly,…
Handle It: How To Tell Your Partner You Have An STD
Passing along the info to your new honey that you’ve got an STD is something you’re probably looking forward to about as much as attending your nephew’s 5th birthday party at Chuck E. Cheese. Need hints on how to deliver the dirty truth? We asked Jill Grimes, M.D., author of Seductive Delusions: How Everyday People…
Hoo-Ha, That Was Funny!
Sex and sketch comedy go together like penis and vagina. And the good people at Planned Parenthood of Portland, Oregon get both apparently. While the health videos we watched in high school were dull, outdated, and often gross, their take on taking care of down there features cool hotties and is laugh out loud awesome.
The Five Most Important Things You Should Know About: Chlamydia
1. Chlamydia is really common, but I donâ€™t think anyone I know has told me theyâ€™ve had it. But they must have told someone, because Chlamydia is the most frequently reported STD in the US. In 2006, there were over a million reported cases. Eww. Teenagers and young women are more susceptible to infection because…
Poll: Have You Had An STD?
I've already told you I've had HPV. I've managed to steer clear of any other STIs, but I know many people who have had herpes, crabs, gonorrhea, or chlamydia. What about you? Take our poll -- don't worry, all results are of course anonymous.
Faster than a speeding bullet, more powerful than a locomotive, and able to leap tall people in a single bound….no it’s not Superman. It’s super bacterium gonorrhea! The microscopic crotch grabber is the strongest organism on the planet and much like promiscuous lovers, it can pull more than its fair share of tail, or, i…
Thoughts From Guys On Our IM: Grossest STDs
STD Awareness Month has got us thinking about which STDs we consider the worst (besides AIDS, because, c'mon) -- I vote for gonorrhea, personally. But then I wonder about dudes, and how much they really know about STDs. Do they know enough to vote for the worst? Their responses, after the jump.
The Five Most Important Things You Should Know About: Crabs
Oh my god, CRABS. Aren't they beautiful? 1. Pubic lice aka crabs, do not have feet. They have CLAWS, hence the whole crab thing. Without feet they can't actually walk across any surface, but they do sort of swing from hair to hair. Like a tiny, tiny Tarzan, if you will.
VD Is For Everybody
Happy STD Awareness Month! "VD is for Everybody" is a public service announcement from way back in the day. In case you're not aware, VD is short for venereal diseases, which is what they called STDs before the 1990s. In the video, you learn that ballet dancers, equestrians, violinists, pregnant women who knit, and me…