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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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  • HPV connected to oral cancers too

    HPV connected to oral cancers too
    It's common knowledge that HPV — or human papillomavirus — is linked with cervical cancer, thanks to the controversy over the vaccine. But far fewer people know that this same sexually transmitted viral strain is connected to oral cancers,...
  • 'Jersey Shore' recap: Episode 8

    'Jersey Shore' recap: Episode 8
    It was unseasonably warm today in Baltimore, and I was craving a trip to the beach. I could smell the Atlantic Stand and taste the orange crushes from Fishtales. However, the fantasy ends when I realize that it is unfortunately still February. I suppose...
  • With captain sidelined, Broadneck heads into final day of regional in 4th place

    Controversy off the mat leading in to Friday night's Class 4A-3A East Region wrestling tournament didn't dull the action at Wilde Lake, as 25 teams sent competitors into the quarterfinals. Among the highlights, Centennial senior Nathan Kraisser, who is...
  • Group backs HPV shot recommendation for boys

    Group backs HPV shot recommendation for boys
    NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Boys 11 years and up should get Merck & Co's Gardasil vaccine to protect them against HPV infections, which can cause genital warts as well as oral, penile and anal cancers, the nation's largest group of pediatricians said...
  • Report: Snooki pregnant, brokers magazine deal

    Report: Snooki pregnant, brokers magazine deal
    Like an STD that just won't respond to antibiotics, this rumor isn't going away: "Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi is pregnant, according to a new report. Despite denying earlier this month that she's expecting, sources tell the New York Post's...
  • State wrestling scores/results from Friday

    Class 4A-3A Team Scores through Day 1 Place Score Name 1 48.00 River Hill 2 34.00 Urbana 3 31.50 Tuscarora 4 30.00 Wilde Lake 5 27.00 Perry Hall 6 26.50 La Plata 7 22.50 North County 8 22.00 Thomas Wootton 9 21.00 Thomas Stone 10 20.00...
  • State wrestling tournament individual and team results

    State wrestling tournament individual and team results
    Class 4A-3A Championship Round 106 - Salvo (PEH) md Smith (THS), 8-0 113 - Leadbeter (NOC) d Savage (TUS), 5-4 120 - Harrell (BDN) d Colbert (NHG), 3-2 126 - Kraisser (CTN) md Alley (SRI), 14-4 132 - T. Goodwin (ARU) d Taylor (BAR), 9-4 138 - Sutton...
  • Bring forced marriage out of the shadows

    Bring forced marriage out of the shadows
    Are forced marriages a major issue in the United States — even here in Maryland? The problem might not get a lot of attention, but it is bigger than most people realize. In fact, there is growing concern over forced marriages, including in the...
  • Vampires: I know what you are. And I won't have unprotected sex with you.

    Vampires: I know what you are. And I won't have unprotected sex with you.
    OK, Halloween checklist: No eye color-changing lenses, because they can infect your cornea. Check. No black licorice for days at a time, as it lowers potassium and can cause heart arrythmias. Check. Don't go overboard on the chocolate, which contains...
  • Sex, drugs and ... more sex and drugs

    Sex, drugs and ... more sex and drugs
    Forget about rock 'n' roll: When rats are administered the highly addictive stimulant methamphetamine and allowed to engage in sexual behavior while high, all they want is more of both. That's the raw finding of a study published Tuesday by the Journal of...
  • Lil B's Single 'I Got AIDS' Brings Awareness to HIV's Impact on African American Women

    Lil B's Single 'I Got AIDS' Brings Awareness to HIV's Impact on African American Women
    You may have noticed the phrase "Got AIDS" trending on Twitter this week. The reason: a new song. Rapper Lil B released his new single "I Got AIDS". It's a song with a message, and the hip-hop community is listening. "He's a little graphic, but I liked...