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Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don't show symptoms. (Photo by Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

CDC: 110 Million Americans Have STDs At Any Given Time

Nearly 20 million cases of a sexually transmitted disease infection are reported each year in the United States and the number could be higher because many sufferers don’t show symptoms.

10/06/2014

Researchers find a higher rate of gonorrhea and chlamydia among those using apps to find sexual partners. (David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

Study: Gay Men Who Use Hook-Up Apps Have Higher STD Risk

Researchers find a higher rate of gonorrhea and chlamydia among those using apps to find sexual partners.

06/13/2014

File photo of a researcher handling pipettes in a laboratory. (Photo by PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images)

CDC: Antibiotic Resistant Gonorrhea Could Cause ‘Public Health Nightmare’

The presence of a strain of gonorrhea that is resistant to antibiotic treatment in North America could ultimately cause what experts are calling a “public health nightmare.”

01/09/2013

O.M.G.! Is All I Can Say To This

A 22-year-old parolee faces charges of second-degree rape after a 7-year-old west Baltimore girl contracted a sexually transmitted disease.

06/02/2010

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