| Apr 23, 2010
Baby boomers, and even their parents and adult children, are experiencing a new type of boom-in acquiring sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Why are STDs on the rise in the 45+ population, and what should we do about it?
Reasons for the Increase
| Jun 28, 2010
| 4:55 PM
HOUSTON -- Jury selection began Monday for a mother of 3 accused of failing to protect her 4-year old daughter from abuse that ultimately led to the girl's death.
Abigail Young is charged in the death of 4-year-old Emma Thompson, who suffered a fractured...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 9:54 AM
Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease, affecting about 16% of U.S. adults. A lot of people, however, don't have outbreaks of painful blisters and don't know they have the infection. Others know they have herpes but believe they can't...
| Jul 19, 2010
| 4:11 PM
VIENNA, Austria-- A new topical gel has shown promise in helping to protect women from HIV infection, according to a study being presented at the International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria.
The gel contains the antiretroviral drug tenofovir,...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 1:37 PM
Jury selection was underway Monday for the case against Lucas Coe -- a 28-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting4-year-old Emma Thompson before she died from several unexplained injuries last year.
"The state is going to try to present evidence to...
| Sep 13, 2010
| 1:37 PM
Jury selection got underway today in the case against Lucas Coe. The 28 year old is accused of sexually assaulting four year old Emma Thompson before she died from several unexplained injuries last year including bad bruises, a fractured skull and a...
| Sep 14, 2010
| 1:39 PM
Opening statements began today in the sexual assault case against Lucas Coe.
Coe, 28, is accused of raping 4-year-old Emma Thompson before she died of unexplained injuries including a fractured skull, severed pancreas and tear to the vagina, on June 27,...
| May 11, 2011
| 1:59 PM
For such a ubiquitous plague, cold sores can be mighty shaming.
In addition to the indignity of wearing a bulging, weepy blister on your lip, sufferers also must contend with the stigma of its source: HSV-1, a type of herpes simplex virus.
| Jan 18, 2012
| 11:40 AM
This super dominant dude has been all into me the last couple days. He has a primary partner/girlfriend, and has been chatting me up/calling me/texting me. So we get down to the STD conversation, and turns out he won't play with me, not because I have...
| Mar 9, 2010
| 9:32 PM
Nearly one in every two African American women ages 14 to 49 has genital herpes, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday. Overall, two out of every five blacks in that age group carry the virus, and one......
| Mar 11, 2010
Not-so-sexy news about genital herpes, one in six people has the virus according to new numbers from the Centers for Disease Control.
"I think the estimation of one in six is probably an under estimation based on prior studies that have been done,"...