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The Naked Truth

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Category Archives: Gonorrhea

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  A few months ago, The Naked Truth published about National Day of Civic Hacking and the Transgender Hackathon. This week we’ll spotlight Sexual Health Innovations. An online engagement platform modeled after civic hacking, the nonprofit organization is committed to using the power of technology to … Read more



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  Each week, The Naked Truth will round up weekly sexual health-related news stories. Hot off the presses this week: AMA opposes gay blood donation ban, humanitarian aid encouraged to include sexual health education, STDs on the rise in Sacramento, playing safe and … Read more



WIGT

  Hello, Video Nerds! This week, SexualHealth.com brings you its newest endeavor, the Why I Get Tested Project (WIGTP).  Created to encourage people to get tested for HIV and other STDs, WIGTP is a user-friendly, video-sharing project that collects testimonials from people about … Read more



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  The Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) recently received a $19.7 million grant from the Office of Adolescent and School Health (OASH). The grant will be allocated over a five-year period to Chicago Public Schools (CPS), the largest portion of which will … Read more



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The National Center for Biotechnology Information reports that anyone who has any type of sex can contract gonorrhea, a common sexually transmitted disease (STD). This is important for people to keep in mind because there may be individuals out there … Read more



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STD testing is now simple, affordable, and straightforward. Thanks to online STD testing like SexualHealth.com, people are now empowered when it comes to protecting their sexual health and, thankfully, the days of agonizing over unknown STD diagnoses are over. If … Read more



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Millions of Americans are infected with sexually transmitted diseases, and 19 million new infections occur each year. Safer sex practices can help to cut down on your risk, but even with condoms and dental dams, it is still possible to … Read more



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1,700 percent is the rate at which gonorrhea has grown in antibiotic resistance since 2006. With 1.7 percent of gonorrhea strains considered untreatable with traditional therapies in 2011, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warns, “It is time to sound … Read more



STD Awareness Month

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When it comes to STD testing, timing matters This week, a patient asked about STD testing. He said he’d been with one new partner since I last saw him for testing…but in between his three sexual encounters with that one … Read more



Get tested for gonorrhea

Get tested to keep yourself free of this nasty gonorrhea bacteria

If you’re sexually active, know the basics about gonorrhea by Su McFay, RN It’s been called the “clap” or the “drip”…or by its more technical term, “GC.” Whatever you call it, it’s gonorrhea. Gonorrhea is a common and contagious sexually … Read more