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How Often Should You *Really* Get Tested for STDs?

Mingling? An annual checkup is the bare minimum.

The Infuriating Reason Young Women Aren't Getting Tested for STDs

A new survey reveals the real reason young women aren't getting tested for STDs.

Everything You Need to Know About Crabs (or Pubic Lice)

How to know when that's an average itch—or actually pubic lice

3 Surprising Ways a Vegetarian Diet Can Boost Your Sex Life

You diet has more of an effect you your sexual health than you probably realize.

Can You Have Sex with a UTI?

If you somehow find the (sex) drive through the discomfort, here's what you need to know.

Why Your Vaginal Bacteria Is Important to Your Health

Follow these four tips to maintain a healthy vagina.

Why Kesha's Grammys Performance Is So Important

"If you need it I hope this song finds you."

6 Home Remedies for Yeast Infections That You Should Never Try

Docs explain why you should never try to DIY your treatment.

You'll Soon Be Able to Get Your STD Results In Less Than 2 Hours

Is it just us or does time stop when you're waiting for test results?

The Step-By-Step Guide to Curing a Vaginal Yeast Infection

Follow this step-by-step guide to feel better faster.

6 Reasons Your Vagina Smells (And When You Should See a Doc)

Yeah, we hate to break it to you, but it does stink.

Bella Thorne Reveals She Was Sexually Assaulted Until She Was 14

The actress revealed she was abused "from the day I can remember till I was 14."

The 10 Best and Worst Things to Happen to Vaginas In 2017

From glitter bombs to birth control access, here's how your vag fared this year

Men Will Wear All Black to the Golden Globes In Support of the #MeToo Movement

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is one of many men joining this red carpet campaign.

Aly Raisman Shares the Letter She Wasn't Allowed to Read at Larry Nassar's Trial

The former USA Gymnastics doctor was recently sentenced to 60 years in prison.

How Often Should You Replace Your Vibrator?

Hint: If a Bush was president, it's time.

Ballet Helped Me Reconnect with My Body After Being Raped—Now I'm Helping Others Do the Same

"Even though I went through my recovery alone, you don't need to."

IUDs Might Help Reduce Your Risk of Cervical Cancer, Study Says

"The possibility that a woman could experience some help with cancer control at the same time she is making contraception decisions could potentially be very, very impactful."

How Sexual Assault Survivors Are Using Fitness As Part of Their Recovery

Women are turning to workouts like running, yoga, and martial arts to reclaim their bodies as their own.