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  • Nevada considering strict condom regulation for porn films

    Adult film production migrated from California to Nevada after voters in Los Angeles County approved a law requiring condom use on set. Now, a condom use requirement could follow.
  • Hampton Roads region ranks second in country for chlamydia

    The latest government report on rates of reportable sexually transmitted diseases has good and bad news for the Peninsula and Hampton Roads. In its summary of 2013 rates for chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis in 50 metropolitan areas, the U.S. Centers...

    Evergreen Health Co-op aims to compete with the health care giants

    Evergreen Health Co-op aims to compete with the health care giants
    Dr. Peter Beilenson thought fighting the intractable rates of drug use and sexually transmitted diseases in Baltimore was tough. Then the former city health commissioner took on health insurance. "It's the hardest job I've had," said Beilenson,...

    Study finds success in drug-intervention program for gonorrhea

    SEATTLE A Washington state program that gives people with chlamydia or gonorrhea free antibiotics to treat their partners boosted access to the drugs and may have reduced rates of sexually transmitted infections. The intervention, outlined in a study...

    In religiously conservative Pakistan, TV show focuses on sex advice

    In religiously conservative Pakistan, a television call-in advice show is tackling an issue rarely discussed in public: Sex. Once a week, a doctor appearing on HTV's "Clinic Online" focuses on sexual issues, fielding questions about sexually...