20 Million New STD Infections

20 Million New STD Infections

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A new report says that nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur each year. This includes syphilis… Read More

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The pediatrician’s first reaction to then second-grader Kayla Haye’s budding breasts—a sign of the child’s… Read More

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The Mind-Body Disconnect

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Many of the people in my circle are holding tight to their 2013 New Year's resolutions---especially those… Read More

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Friday, Feb. 1, is National Wear Red Day.  It’s a day to shine a spotlight on heart disease, the No. 1 killer of women… Read More

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On 'Go Red for Women' Day, watch other real women tell their stories of heart disease and survival. Read More

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Should You Get the HPV Vaccine?

by #teamEBONY

The human papillomavirus has the dubious distinction of being the sexually transmitted disease you are most likely to get. It’s… Read More

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