R Kelly Charged With 10 Counts Of Sexual AbuseChicago prosecutors have charged R&B star R. Kelly with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, according to media reports citing court records.
FDA Expands Use Of Cervical Cancer Vaccine Up To Age 45U.S. regulators Friday expanded the use of Merck's cervical cancer vaccine to adults up to age 45.
Attorney Says R Kelly Groomed Client For Sexual Cult, Knowingly Transmitted STDThe civil attorney for a 20-year old woman says the Dallas Police Department has interviewed his client in the gathering of evidence against R&B singer R Kelly.
Texas Woman Tells Police 'R. Kelly Gave Me An STD'The lawyer for a Texas woman has claimed that singer R. Kelly was grooming her for a sex cult when he knowingly infected her with a sexually transmitted disease.
Dallas County Offers Free HIV Tests On World AIDS DayDallas County Health and Human Services will be offering free HIV testing Thursday in honor of World AIDS Day. The effort is being done in order to raise HIV awareness and improve HIV education.
Texas High Schools See Spike In STDsA West Texas High School sees a spike in chlamydia; but the uptick in STDs isn't isolated to this one school...
State Measure Cuts Funds From HIV PreventionTexas 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.
Oklahoma Bill Would Force STD Tests For Couples Prior To MarriageIf Senate Bill 733 passes in Oklahoma, couples who apply for marriage licenses there may be denied if they have a STD.
DCHHS Says Schools Need Free Condoms, Explicit Sex EducationTeenagers are constantly bombarded with sexually explicit messages, and Dallas County Health Director Zachary Thompson says they drown out the message of abstinence.
STD Rates Rising Among The ElderlyAn 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.