A West Texas High School sees a spike in chlamydia; but the uptick in STDs isn’t isolated to this one school…
Texas would cut $3 million from programs to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases and spend that money instead on abstinence education under a contentious Republican-sponsored measure.
If Senate Bill 733 passes in Oklahoma, couples who apply for marriage licenses there may be denied if they have a STD.
Teenagers are constantly bombarded with sexually explicit messages, and Dallas County Health Director Zachary Thompson says they drown out the message of abstinence.
An estimated 80 percent of 50- to 90-year-olds are sexually active, and rates of sexually transmitted diseases have doubled within this age group over the past decade.