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Dating with an STI

There are two basic rules to dating with a STI: Tell potential sexual contacts about your STI Tell them before you have sex and ideally before things are hot and…

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How to tell a partner you have an STI: 5 helpful tips

Hearing that you have an STI can be scary and shocking. A flurry of questions and concerns could be going through your mind: How did this happen? Who gave it…

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How to Manage, Prevent and Treat STIs

While there are many different ways we can change our behavior to try to avoid STIs, the simple fact of the matter is that STIs happen. We’re here to provide…

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Help! It’s Burning Down There: causes of genital discomfort

Whether you’re uncomfortably shifting in your seat at work, desperately trying to avoid excessive friction in your exercise routine, or sprawled over the couch attempting to ignore the burning, we…

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What is PrEP and Who is it For?

Word on the street is that there’s a little pill you can take every day to protect yourself from ever getting HIV. But that’s crazy, right? What’s actually crazy is…

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Guide to STI Window Periods: when should I get tested?

The condom broke, or slipped off, or maybe you had oral sex without protection, and now you’re scared you’ve gotten an STI. The prevalence of these sticky situations is what…

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Top Factors That Increase the Risk of Getting an STI

Anyone who’s sexually active has the risk of getting an STD/STI (sexually transmitted disease/infection). That said, there are certain factors that increase someone’s risk of getting an STI.   Participating…