STD screening is something that everyone needs at least once in their lives, and most people need to be tested for STDs on a far more regular basis than that. That's because STDs don't only affect people who are "high risk." They're a fact of life for ordinary Americans - and can impact anyone who has sex.
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New research has found that exposing chlamydia to the gut could protect against a possible infection in the genital tract. Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases that can cause pelvic inflammatory disease, ectopic pregnancy and infertility.
Jenna Bush Hager talked of a message of hope, in light of recent events. She brought to light a message of optimism despite the AIDS epidemic and natural disasters like those in Japan and Haiti. Ms. Bush spoke in front of The Staten Island Historical Society about the importance of literacy at the Staten Island Hilton Garden Inn.