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Is Oral Herpes (cold sores) An STD?

Colloquially known as ‘cold sores,’ oral herpes is a virus that manifests in open sores over the face. An estimated 80% of Americans are infected with Oral Herpes. Some herpes manifest into genital warts. . When the herpes simplex virus HSV-1 enters the human body thr...

STD Awareness:  Let’s Talk Gonorrhea!

Gonorrhea, sometimes called “the drip” or “the clap,” is an STD spread through sharing sexual fluids. In serious cases, it causes inflammation and leads to terminal diseases. You can easily check for Gonorrhea with’s online test Gonorrhea is a vene...

STD Alert: Let’s Talk Chlamydia!

Chlamydia (kluh-MID-e-uh) trachomatis (truh-KOH-muh-tis) is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by bacteria. You might not know you have chlamydia because many people don't have signs or symptoms, such as genital pain and discharge from the vagina or penis....