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The Happiest Negative

I just got a call from the clinic.

Thank God I am still STD- Free!!!

The idea that I could be 100% careful of my own personal health my entire sexual life just to have my own husband put me at risk pisses me off to no end.  16 more words

Life

“Life is a gift.”

They say the same thing about other sexually transmitted diseases.

Straight, No Chaser: STDs - Syphilis, The Great Mimicker

Today, Straight, No Chaser will present two phrases that you may not have previously heard: The Great Mimicker and MSM, and that means we’re discussing what has historically been a devastating disease: syphilis. 754 more words

Health

The Straight, No Chaser Comprehensive Safe Sex Guide

This edition of Straight, No Chaser is a keepsake, whether for your own reference or as a conversation piece/teaching guide for others. I suspect that due to the volume and wealth of information contained within, you’ll refer to this post time and again (or so I hope). 1,390 more words

Sterling Medical Advice

Afrocaribbean Health and Wellness Team: Improving health in the black community.

The Parliamentary Ethnicity and Health report of 2007 shows that Black and minority ethnic (BME) groups generally have worse health than the overall population. For instance, it reports that there is up to 7 times higher rates of new diagnosis of psychosis among Black Caribbean people than among the White British.  890 more words

Black Women And Health

A Guide To Sexual Health

When it comes to your sexual health you need to take certain precautions in order to guard yourself against these diseases, and one of the best steps you can take here is to make yourself informed and educated on the different diseases that are out there. 412 more words

Cancer Treatment

Ebola could become an STD

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/let-s-talk-about-ebola-survivors-and-sex/

Maybe the ‘next AIDs’ comments weren’t so far off.
Although I should point out that the regular transmission shouldn’t change (droplets, non-sexual fluids inc. sweat), but it would function exactly… 651 more words

Science