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How To Green Your Birth Control: IUDs, Vegan Condoms, The Pill and Five Other Pregnancy Prevention Choices

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

You may love to compost, reuse, and recycle but is your birth control as green as the rest of your lifestyle choices? Women around the world rely on b...

Vegan Condom Company Starts Up In Boulder

Boulder Daily Camera | Brittany Sovine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Sir Richard's is a new Boulder-based condom company that plans to market toward a younger crowd, but also donate condoms worldwide to prevent the spre...

Carrying Condoms A Cause For Arrest? | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

With New York State promoting condoms as an essential tool to stopping the spread of HIV/AIDS, one would think carrying condoms wouldn't be cause for ...

Marriage Gets In The Way

Philip N. Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Philip N. Cohen

What does marriage have to do with it? The text on this rest-area condom-vending machine reads, in relevant part: "The best method of AIDS prevention...

Smart Girl Guide to a Sexy Summer

Shelby Knox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Shelby Knox

When the flip-flops and sundresses come out, summer romance isn't far behind. Here are some tips to stay safe and satisfied this summer.

Giving Condoms to Kids

Dr. Logan Levkoff | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Logan Levkoff

Thought that would get your attention. It got mine, too. I turned on my television to hear the anchor at HLN talking about condom distribution for fir...

Man Charged After Throwing Vomit-Filled Condoms At Security Guard

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A 19-year-old man was charged with battery and disorderly conduct this weekend after throwing what were believed to be vomit-filled condoms at a secur...

Scott Southworth, Wisconsin DA, Threatens To Arrest Sex-Ed Teachers

AOL News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Wisconsin district attorney is urging schools to drop their sex-education programs, warning that the teachers involved could be arrested if they fol...

Brazil's Huge Condom Industry: Switch To Sustainable Rubber Could Save World's Forests

The Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The Brazilian Government is the largest single buyer of condoms in the world, importing around a billion of them every year. In 2008, the Government a...

Religious Groups Pledge To End AIDS Stigma

AP | MIKE CORDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Religious groups from around the globe pledged Tuesday to prevent the stigmatization of people living with HIV and AIDS...

Condoms In Porn: California Considers New Safety Requirement

AP | SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — California's worker safety board voted Thursday to further study a proposal that would require porn actors to wear condoms during ...

Condom Machine In Rome School Incurs Pope's Wrath

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — The decision by a Rome high school to install condom vending machines has set off a storm in Italy, with the Catholic Church charging the...

Free Female Condoms: D.C. To Be DFirst U.S. city to give away free female condoms to fight HIV/AIDS | Darryl Fears | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The District will become the first city in the United States to distribute female condoms free, part of a project that will make 500,000 of them avail...

Mullahs Distribute Condoms, Use Quran To Promote Birth Control In Afghanistan

AP | MARGIE MASON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Some mullahs in Afghanistan are distributing condoms. Others are quoting the Quran to encourage longer breaks between births. Health experts say contr...

Swiss Government-Made Condom For Children As Young As 12

Mail Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Extra small condoms for boys as young as 12 are going on sale in Switzerland after a sexual health group campaign. ...

The Growth Of Faith-Based International Aid | NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

A growing number of conservative Christians are explicitly and self-critically acknowledging that to be "pro-life" must mean more than opposing aborti...

Lady Gaga and Cyndi Lauper Know that HIV isn't Someone Else's Issue

Nancy Mahon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Nancy Mahon

Risky sexual behavior is putting women in the UK at a higher risk for HIV infection. Pop stars Lady Gaga and Cyndi Lauper take the stage to show the issue is more universal than they may think.

HIV Rates In US: Some Places Have Higher Infection Rates Than Africa

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Recent research published in The New England Journal of Medicine shows that within certain populations in America, the prevalence of HIV-infected peop...

Olympian Sex? Athletes To Use 100,000 Condoms

Vanessa Richmond | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vanessa Richmond

That plays into the way "media uses sexuality, creating it as mysterious, taboo and exciting. Sexual imagery in the media is almost exclusively young, fit people," so "athletes are sexy by definition."

Expired Condoms Inspire Fashionable Clothing For NYU Student

Ecouterre | Brit Liggett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

When New York University student Emma Kaywin realized that a pile of expired condoms from her HIV Hotline internship were going to the landfill, she a...

Camo Condoms To Infiltrate College Campuses

Scarlet & Black | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

For Harry Horn of Middleton, WI, what began as a metaphorical tagline for safe sex to sell on T-shirts became a business plan with a specific mission ...

A (Modified) Ode to Condoms: How I Love Thee

Dr. Logan Levkoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Dr. Logan Levkoff

Women should be carrying condoms. You're not a slut if you have condoms in your pocketbook. And quite frankly, if someone thinks you are, why would you want to have sex with that person anyway?

NYC Condom Design Contest: See The Finalists

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The safest big city in America is about to get even safer. New York City's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has announced the five finalists...

Condoms For Endangered Species: Center For Biological Diversity Offers Free Condoms

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TUCSON, Ariz. -- An Arizona-based environmental group that fights to protect endangered species plans to distribute 100,000 free condoms across the U....

In Talking about Women and AIDS, Lips Stay Sealed -- Fighting AIDS is Not a One-Woman Job

Nancy Mahon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Nancy Mahon

Nearly 75 percent of American women do not know their HIV status and do not think they need to -- a deadly misconception. We've launched a new campaign to drive awareness about this risk.