Posts Tagged ‘STD awareness’

Americans Falling Short of Safer Sex Expectations

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
As the debate over the best way to educate children on the dangers of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) continues, a new survey released by condom company Durex highlights the need for increased public awareness of the potential complications of not practicing safer sex. The study found that...

While Abroad, Be Sure to Understand Foreign Attitudes on Sex

Thursday, April 5th, 2012
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can affect anyone who isn't practicing safer sex, regardless of where they live. While STD risk is the same everywhere, people's attitudes about sex are not. Recently, Canadian news source The Brunswickan puclished an article about how international college...

National Native HIV/AIDS Awareness Day Underscores Need for Routine, Online Testing

Monday, March 21st, 2011
by Courtney Jones, Care Advisor CBS News recently reported a staggering statistic: “...just over half of Americans have put off some sort of [health]care because of the cost.” But there are ways to take care of your health without breaking the bank. As insurance companies raise...