Cervical Cancer can be significantly reduced with the Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine and appropriate Pap smear screenings to collect cells from your cervix for testing. CDC guidelines recommend regular screenings beginning at age 21. Screenings, … [Read more...] about Cervical Cancer Awareness
No one wants to have to get checked for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Even though it isn’t a pleasant conversation to have with your doctor, it is important to maintain good health. Did you know that every adult should be checked regularly … [Read more...] about Get Tested for STDs Today
There are some things that any sexually active person should know – like how an STD (sexually transmitted disease) or STI (sexually transmitted infection) is spread. There is a common misconception that you cannot share an infection through oral sex. … [Read more...] about Can You Get STDs from Oral Sex?
Sex should be a positive, enjoyable experience. While it’s a normal part of nature, it can come with risks. There are simple things you can do to minimize the dangers and keep yourself safe from STDs, emotional distress, unwanted pregnancy, and other … [Read more...] about 5 Important Safe Sex Tips
Human Papillomavirus, or HPV, is the most common sexually transmitted disease in the United States. There are around 14 million new cases each year. Most sexually active adults will become infected with one type of HPV at some point during their … [Read more...] about The Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Helps Protect from the Most Common STD