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WATCH: The Worst Time For A Surprise Party? When You're Watching Gay Porn...

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 04.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Even though getting tested for HIV may be a daunting experience for many people, a new ad campaign wants you to know that it's nothing compared to som...

Comprehending Comprehensive Sexual Education

Hannah Berkman | Posted 04.10.2014 | Education
Hannah Berkman

The message is clear: the United States public demands the amelioration and perhaps an overhaul of the sexual education system. More importantly, students deserve to receive accurate and objective information.

'I Got 99 Problems And Herpes Is Only One'

Posted 04.04.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

When writer and comedienne Jennifer Lemons was informed she had herpes, "it felt like a huge deal." Today, the future looks much brighter. "Ther...

'Honey, We Need to Talk' -- Facing That Dreaded STD Conversation

Jonathan Alpert | Posted 03.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Jonathan Alpert

As we approach National STD Awareness Month in April, it's important to address what for many people can be a hugely anxiety-provoking conversation: s...

This STD App Managed To Offend An Entire State

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 03.27.2014 | Technology

It’s a good time to be an awkward spring breaker. After all, there’s an app that helps you get laid in any situation. There’s Grindr for gay hoo...

The Condom Commercial Everybody Must See

Next Avenue | Sue Campbell | Posted 02.11.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Sue Campbell If anyone wonders whether boomers still have sex, the resounding answer is yes. And with sex comes the ...

Can Humans Sniff Out Sickness?

LiveScience | Rachael Rettner | Posted 01.27.2014 | Science

Humans may be able to smell sickness, or at least detect a distinct odor in the sweat of people with highly active immune systems who are responding ...

WATCH: Want To Be A Porn Star? Here's What You Need To Know...

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

Porn is a lot of things to a lot of people, but it's also a business. And if you're looking to get involved, you first need to educate yourself about ...

Addicted to Men? Maybe You're a Boyfriend-aholic

Kristen Houghton | Posted 03.23.2014 | Women
Kristen Houghton

These are women who simply cannot or will not live without a man in their lives. Some females seem to feel incomplete without being part of a couple and they collect men the way a child might collect teddy bears.

Getting Tested For An STD? There's An App For That.

| Dina Fine Maron | Posted 11.21.2013 | Women

“I can’t tonight, I have chlamydia.” With those words Miranda, a character on the racy television series Sex and the City, doused her partner’...

Finally, A Niche Dating Site We Can Get Behind

Posted 11.05.2013 | Women

We've finally found a niche online dating site that makes sense. PositiveSingles.com is an online community where people with STDs can find support --...

Kathleen Miles

Los Angeles Won't Defend Law Requiring Condoms In Porn

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 10.09.2013 | Los Angeles

Los Angeles County declined Monday to defend the mandate requiring the use of condoms on adult film sets -- even though Angelenos voted it into law la...

Shocking Number Of Grindr Users Have Never Been Tested For HIV/AIDS, Report Finds

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 10.02.2013 | Gay Voices

A survey released by the Center for HIV Educational Studies & Training in mid-September found that 10 percent of men on the gay hookup app Grindr have...

Porn Performers Defy Producers, Say They Want Condoms

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 10.02.2013 | Los Angeles

Porn performers are coming out of the woodwork to express their preference for condom use on set, defying producers' claims that actors prefer to go w...

Travelling America to Open Conversation About Youth Sexual Health

Katelyn Bryant-Comstock | Posted 11.19.2013 | Impact
Katelyn Bryant-Comstock

Each city we stopped in, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Denver, Omaha, Chicago and Pittsburgh, I set off on foot, stopping people to ask them questions about how their friends talk about sex, and what they thought the barriers were to sexual health information and how we could change this.

So, You Think You're Cool Because You Hate Condoms?

Melissa White | Posted 11.18.2013 | Women
Melissa White

It doesn't take a genius to point out that we, collectively, are in a lot of danger. Especially when you begin counting the number of sexual partners we've each had individually... Oh, and then multiply it with the partners our partners have had.

5 Things Every Woman Should Carry In Her Purse

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.20.2013 | Fifty

You never know when you are going to be called to the stage on TV's "Let's Make A Deal" and asked to produce a hair net in exchange for $100 or a chan...

What the Hell is Going On in...My Sex Life?

Larry Schwimmer | Posted 08.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Larry Schwimmer

• "Will I ever find a deep sexual connection with a soul mate?" • "I married young and didn't enjoy sex with my spouse. Now that I'm single again,...

When It Comes To STD Lawsuits, Porn Star Is Just The Beginning

Los Angeles Daily News | Susan Abram | Posted 10.14.2013 | Los Angeles

The prosecution of an adult film actor who was sentenced to jail last week for exposing two co-stars to syphilis is rare both within the porn industry...

LOOK: This Wedding Dress Is Made Of...Condoms?!

Posted 06.10.2013 | Weddings

Last week: wedding dress made out of toilet paper. This week: wedding dress made out of condoms! Australia's Illawarra Mercury reported Friday that...

All Single, Sexually Active Post 50s Should Read This

2013-02-21-grandparentslogo.jpg | JOAN PRICE | Posted 06.08.2013 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Grandparents.com STDs are on the rise for people 50+, so if you think you can't get a sexually transmitted disease, think again. Qu...

N.C. Bill Will Discourage Sexually Active Teens From Using Birth Control

Laura Stepp | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics
Laura Stepp

I'm all for parents knowing, or trying hard to know, what's going on with their children, including their teenage children. But there are ways to do that that don't raise the odds that a sexually active daughter will forego birth control.

Lucia Graves

Does Climate Change Drive Prostitution? (Made You Click)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.01.2013 | Politics

The Internets were abuzz this week with tales of how Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.), that notorious Berkeley liberal, introduced a resolution claiming th...

Catherine New

Condoms Get Major Upgrade

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine New | Posted 04.08.2013 | Small Business

Let's face it, for many people the classic latex condom is an unsensational product at best. And for nearly a century, no one really bothered to make ...

What Male Circumcision Taught Us About the Future of Funding for Global Health

Karl Hofmann | Posted 06.01.2013 | Impact
Karl Hofmann

The story of male circumcision in Southern and Eastern Africa illustrates the power of private investments, and their ability to unlock the funding that is needed to bring existing health solutions to the hardest to reach areas of the developing world.