Herpes: Is It Good to Be Symptomatic?

To avoid transmitting an infection, you first have to know you have it.

By Thea Engst

How to Stay Vigilant Against HPV

Most cases of the virus are asymptomatic, so how are you supposed to know if you have it?

By Thea Engst

Culture and Entertainment

Cosmetic Surgery: It’s Not Just for Women

A deeper dive into the types of plastic surgery men get and why.

By Thea Engst


Night of the Living Ex

You've just gotten used to ghosting. Now you have zombieing to worry about.

By Thea Engst

Substance Abuse and Addiction

I Found a Naked Woman in My Boyfriend's Bed

Abuse of all forms can create vicious cycles. Know when to step away.

By Thea Engst


How Common STDs Increase the Risk of HIV

Take a closer look at the impact of sexually transmitted diseases on the immune system.

By Thea Engst

Testimonial: I've Been on Birth Control For 20 Years

I've learned some lessons after two decades of hormonal birth control.

By Thea Engst

Lesser-Known Risk Factors for Breast Cancer

You may not be aware of all the risk factors for breast cancer. Here's what you need to know.

By Thea Engst