All About Periods for Kids
Getting a period is a natural part of becoming a woman. Find out more in this article for kids.
Genital Herpes for Teens
Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD). There's no cure for genital herpes, but medicines can help control it.
Genital Herpes for Parents
Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that's usually caused by the herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).
Gonorrhea for Teens
The STD gonorrhea can be very dangerous if it's not treated, even in someone who has mild or no symptoms. For information about how to protect yourself, read this article.
PMS, Cramps, and Irregular Periods for Parents
Most period problems are common and normal. But some might be a sign that there's something else going on.
How to Get Tested for HIV for Teens
Often the only way to know if someone is infected with HIV is through testing. Here are the facts on what's involved in getting tested — and who should get tested for HIV and why.
PMS, Cramps, and Irregular Periods for Teens
Get the facts on which period problems are normal and which ones might indicate something's going on.
Bug Bites and Stings for Parents
Most bug bites and stings are just annoying. But some can cause infections and allergic reactions. It's important to know what to watch for, and when to get medical attention.
Find out what the experts have to say.
Syphilis for Parents
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD). Early treatment can cure it and prevent long-term problems.