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by Heidi Tait
Failing public health systems may be responsible for the lack of timely treatment that cures CS.
by Xenia Ellenbogen
'The Great Pox' was a brutal, deadly disease that wreaked havoc on the world for centuries.
by Tim Lalonde
How much do you actually know about one of the most infamous sexually transmitted diseases?
by Madeleine Williams, MPH
by Aleck Woogmaster
Testing for this STD is most often a two-step process, but those steps may vary.
by Rachel Crowe
What you should know about the unwelcome comeback of one of the most feared STDs in history.
by Kurtis Bright
Syphilis is an STD that can lead to serious complications. Know what to look for and get help.
by Shayne Tyrpin
Syphilis is a dangerous infection that can cause fetal deformities or death if left untreated.
by Holly Ellis
Modern syphilis treatments save lives, but what should patients do after they're cured?
Recognizing symptoms and getting treatment early on protects vital organs and your nervous syste
Gonorrhea and Chlamydia
5 Essential Items for a 'Safer Sex' Kit
Safer sex isn’t just about preventing unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections.
By Bax J. Ferguson
How to Ask a Partner to Get an STD Test
Getting tested is easy, and talking to your partner about it should be easy, too.
By Anastasia Climan
Home STD Tests: Do They Work?
Reluctant to go to a doctor’s office? Try an at-home test for sexually transmitted diseases.
STD vs. STI: What’s the Difference?
Sexually transmitted diseases and sexually transmitted infections have distinct differences.
By Kathy McFarland
What to Do if You May Have Been Exposed to an STI
A possible STI is not the end of the world. Keep a level head and act quickly for best results.
By Emily Blaire