• Study: Young people made up half of new STD cases in 2014

    WASHINGTON — Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise in the United States, and one age group is being hit hard. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said, in 2014, reported cases were up…

  • Md. schools get $10.7M grant to study STDs

    The University of Maryland Schools of Dentistry and Medicine have received a $10.7 million grant over five years to study the causes, prevention and treatment of sexually-transmitted diseases.

  • Using Facebook to track STDs

    Researchers are shifting their study of STDs from the risk between sexual partners to the infections\’ prevalence among friend groups.