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PrEP Isn’t the Cause of Higher STI Rates in Gay Men, Says New Study

A new study says the rise in gay men’s STI rates isn’t because of Truvada but rather due to a change in sexual, cultural and societal stigma

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A Color-Changing Condom That Detects STIs May Sound Cool, But Is It a Good Idea?

Three U.K. teens came up a color-changing condom that can detect STIs, but while it sounds cool, there are better innovations for tackling STIs

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PrEP Use May Be Responsible for Reduced Rates of Chlamydia, Gonorrhea and Other STIs

With PrEP, STI rates can plummet by up to 40% when combined with regular STI screenings, even with reduced condom use, according to a new study

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How Worried Should We Really Be About Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea?

Every few years we hear new stories about antibiotic-resistant gonorrhea, but why is that and what can be done to stop it from becoming a superbug?

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