Popular dating app Tinder has finally met halfway with AIDS Healthcare Foundation over the latter’s negative publicity ad linking Tinder with STDs by adding new features such as STD testing center locator and STD-awareness page.
A worrying report from US federal health authorities warned that only 22% of high school teens and 33% of young adults, who are reportedly sexually active, are getting HIV tests leaving the two age groups at-risk to HIV infections.
An HIV-positive Pennsylvania man goes back to jail the second time for having unprotected sex with three victims and for not warning them of his existing medical condition.
A new CDC report found that STD rates have risen only in U.S. men.
Federal health officials recently reported a sharp increase in unprotected sex among American gay men.
Previous research shows that like adults, teens have the knowledge and ability to make competent decisions about risk. So, why are teens more likely than children or adults to engage in risky behaviors like experimenting with drugs, having unprotected sex and driving recklessly.