Shigella: The Real Risk of Rimming

Mmm… rimjobs. Am I right? But, did you know participating in unprotected anilingus can result in retching? Really. Read on to learn how to avoid shigella, the anus-to-oral transmittable STI.

Condoms 101: True/False Quiz

Uncertain about condoms? Don’t know the rudimentary facts about rubbers? Or are you secretly a seasoned condom aficionado? Find out how much you REALLY know about condoms by taking the Condom Depot Learning Center’s Condoms 101: True/False Quiz!

Carcinogens in Condoms?

The most recent condom rumor to leave the mill is that condoms can cause cancer. Since this is news to us, we decided to do a little research and were delighted to find that this condom myth has not just been busted, but has been beaten into the ground like the dead horse it is.

Next Gen Gardasil Shot

Hopefully, you already know about HPV, the skin-to-skin sexually transmitted virus with over 40 distinct subtypes, some of which can cause oral, anal or cervical cancer or genital warts.

What is HPV?

With all the trouble with the Gardasil vaccination (including it not working so well for black women and it not being allotted to those over the age of 26), we’ve been hearing a lot about HPV in the news lately. But just what is this STD and what will happen if you, like over half […]

July 2014 Questions: Part Two

Welcome to part two of our July Questions! Now that you have had a week to think about our questions from last week, here are the answers to the rest of your burning mind bubbles!

Is the HPV Vaccine Ineffective for Black Women?

Bad news from the war against HPV, the number one most prevalent STD in the United States.

Too Old for the HPV Vaccine?

When it comes to grievances about the FDA and healthcare, complaints are in no short supply, but none of these gripes infuriates and confuses me more than the outright refusal to inoculate anyone over the age of 26 against HPV.