disease

Why the Progress of STI Vaccines Is Still So Maddeningly Slow

As of 2018, STI rates in the U.S. were on the rise for the fourth year in a row. According to a report released by…

Everything You Probably Don’t Need to Know About Space Herpes, but Whatever, Let’s Talk About Space Herpes

Not only is it harder to get a boner in space, we recently got some more bad news about off-Earth travel: It might give you…

The Teens Going Behind Their Anti-Vaxx Parents’ Backs to Get Their Shots

Eighteen-year-old Louisiana native Kawliga had mentally prepared himself to talk to his parents throughout their entire trip to Biloxi, Mississippi. Finally, on the last day,…

What Should I Do When I Discover an Outbreak in My School?

That old sack-of-shit disease mumps is back, baby. Outbreaks are on the rise: Kids are coming down with the viral illness in Montana, and college…