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The 10 Most Common STDs

It’s kind of puzzling that sexually transmitted diseases are so prevalent—particularly when you consider that you have to get pretty ...

13 Health Facts About Interstitial Cystitis

Interstitial Cystitis (IC), also known as bladder pain syndrome, is more prevalent than previously thought, at least according to research ...

6 Things to Know About Conjunctivitis in Children

Conjunctivitis, often referred to as pinkeye, doesn’t necessarily have the redness of the eyes that the name implies. ...

7 Facts and Myths About Hepatitis for World Hepatitis Day

Everyone has heard the dreaded H word, but now much do we actually know about it? The H word is ...

10 Vital Health Tests for Men

Many men are reluctant to visit their health care professionals on a regular basis. ...

7 Questions to Ask a New Intimate Partner

Getting intimate with a new partner can be incredibly exciting, but it can also be a little scary. ...

Condoms Change Color When STD Detected

Three teenagers attending England’s Isaac Newton Academy believe they’ve discovered an easy way to limit the spread of sexually transmitted ...

Number of STD Cases Rising, Study Suggests

A new report reveals that the number of people dealing with sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) is steadily increasing–despite attempts by ...

8 Medical Appointments You Should Never Put Off

According to an article recently published in USA Today, roughly half of American adults (between the ages of 18 and ...

The Pros and Cons of Circumcising Your Baby Boy

To circumcise or not circumcise your newborn son will be the first major health decision you’ll make on his behalf, ...

9 Most Frequently Asked Questions About Pregnancy

Pregnancy, especially if it is your first, is jam-packed full of weird and wonderful changes occurring within your body. ...

10 Birth Control Myths, Busted

According to the Guttmarcher Institute, approximately 62 million american women in their childbearing years (between the ages of 15– and 44-years ...

11 Potential Causes For Your Sore Throat (Plus Symptoms For Each)

A sore throat is a common symptom for many illnesses. Dealing with a sore throat is annoying and painful and ...

Absorb These 14 Health Benefits of Vitamin C

You’ve been told many times by parents and doctors to get your Vitamin C… but why, exactly? Turns out it’s ...

12 Possible Medical Causes of Hyperventilation

Hyperventilation, or overbreathing, is a condition in which a person breathes deeper and more rapidly than normal. ...