Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI’s or STD’s)

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI’s or STD’s) Sexual Health This is a complex and evolving topic. Readers are encouraged to supplement the material found here with other high quality sources of information and resources such as CDC’s STD homepage:...

Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault Sexual Health The legal definition of sexual assault depends upon the state in which you live, but generally, it is any sexual act (genital, anal, or oral penetration) that is performed without mutual consent. Consent cannot be granted by someone under...

Infertility

Infertility Sexual Health Approximately 15% of couples in the United States are infertile. For healthy, young couples, the odds are approximately 20% that a woman will become pregnant during one menstrual cycle. This figure declines with age, especially after the age...

Contraception

Contraception Sexual Health Numerous options are available to prevent pregnancy. Generally contraception methods fall into three categories: non-hormonal methods, hormonal methods and permanent sterilization. Most experts no recommend long-acting reversible...