| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Happy summer, hot stuffs! It’s that time again, time for beer gardens, tankinis and another round of quick ‘n’ dirty sex advice, because though the days may be long, our attention spans are short. Let’s hit it and quit it (but...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Cancer lends itself to the realms of myth.
Siddhartha Mukherjee gave the disease some regal treatment in the title of his prize-winning book "The Emperor of All Maladies," but cancer's no emperor. It's a beast.
Where actual mythological monsters are...
| Nov 12, 2012
For the most part, the group assembled in the Sofitel meeting room appeared classically corporate: heavy on suits and button-down shirts, wearing laminated name tags.
Hotel memo pads and pencils were placed on tables for use during panel discussions....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Here's a sampling of fine new pet books for your summer reading list:
"Soldier Dogs: The Untold Story of America's Canine Heroes," by Maria Goodavage (Penguin Publishing, New York, NY, 2012; $26.95). Truly an excellent read. Although the author is...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 6:32 PM
Rates of gonorrhea and chlamydia were significantly higher among porn stars in Los Angeles County compared to legal prostitutes in Nevada, according to a new study published this week....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:52 AM
Adult film stars in Los Angeles County have significantly higher rates of gonorrhea and chlamydia than legal prostitutes in Nevada, according to a report published this week....
| Aug 14, 2012
| 5:53 PM
California syphilis cases jumped by 18% from 2010 to 2011, according to data released by the state Department of Public Health. The data also show a 5% rise in Chlamydia and 1.5% increase in gonorrhea....
| Oct 14, 2012
| 9:08 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Girls who had been vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV) weren't more likely to get other sexually transmitted infections or to become pregnant, in a new study from Georgia.
That goes against worries on the part of...
| Oct 18, 2012
Performers in adult films risk their health and their very lives to do their controversial work. Despite advances in the treatment of HIV, there is not yet a cure for the virus, which causes AIDS. New, more virulent and in some cases reportedly...
| May 15, 2012
| 8:54 PM
"Everybody Loves Chlamydia" is a funny concept in search of a more consistent show. In Bobby Desormier's over-the-top story, basic human characteristics are personified, rather like Greek gods. So we have Promiscuity, Lust, Chastity, Sexual Frustration...
| Aug 24, 2012
Go out and have unprotected sex, you'll be happier! Say what?!
That's what researchers from SUNY Albany are saying in a new study. They claim that certain chemicals found in semen can have a positive effect on the physical and mental health of women...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 8:00 AM
Gayle Anderson was live at Hooper’s Shell Service Station for the beginning of a weeklong series of FREE HIV testing and STD screening clinics. Although NATIONAL HIV TESTING DAY is Wednesday, Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science (CDU)...