Stories tagged: STDs
Thu., April 11, 2019, 10 a.m.
Reduce your risk of getting or transmitting a viral STD by being in a long-term mutually exclusive relationship with a partner who has been tested and by using latex condoms …
Thu., March 28, 2019, 5 a.m.
Sexually transmitted diseases are more common than you think. There are millions of new infections in the United States every year.
Sun., Sept. 9, 2018, 2 p.m.
Health experts say they are alarmed by a significant increase in reports of sexually transmitted diseases both throughout the state and nationally.
Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 1:17 p.m.
A big jump in cases of sexually transmitted diseases in central Oregon is causing concern and testing health agencies with fewer resources, according to health officials across multiple counties.
Sun., Nov. 20, 2016, 7:03 a.m.
Southern California’s signature adult entertainment industry may return home after the defeat of a measure that would have mandated condoms on adult film sets statewide.
Fri., July 11, 2014
Sexually transmitted diseases continue to spread across Spokane and North Idaho at dangerous levels despite warnings of rampant growth. Spokane health officials announced Thursday gonorrhea is in outbreak status after …
Tue., Oct. 15, 2013
The gonorrhea warning call can be hard to make and hard to receive. But phone calls to sex partners of people diagnosed with the sexually transmitted infection are part of …
Wed., Oct. 13, 2010, 12:30 p.m.
A Spokane Valley teenager with HIV was arrested on assault charges Tuesday, accused of having unprotected sex with two girls.
Thu., March 26, 2009
LOS ANGELES – Circumcision not only protects against HIV in heterosexual men, but it also helps prevent two other sexually transmitted infections, a large new study found. Circumcised males reduced …