STDs & Herpes

Posted on the Sep 09, 2016 by Carlin Ross
I don't care what people say about Hillary.  I fucking love her. This week she penned a letter of support to Ella Dawson.  We've covered Ella's blog on overcoming STI shame.  She came...
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Posted on the Aug 08, 2016 by Betty Dodson
Dear Betty: You are one of my teachers. I've read your whole page. I am a very hard working attractive 25 year old Caribbean woman and I got herpes 1 from a mutually monogamous relationship. He never...
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Posted on the Nov 05, 2015 by Caitlin Roberts
It happened guys. I got my first STI (note: this post is reeeeaaal personal, you’ve been warned). Realistically, given the amount of sexual encounters I’ve had within the last ten years of being...
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Posted on the Apr 17, 2015 by Carlin Ross
This week we had two major first-person-sharing moments by women with major clits.  Their goal was to remove the stigma and end the shame surrounding two of the most controversial things any...
Posted on the Mar 17, 2015 by Bjorn Bjorn
We decided to defend ourselves from the greatest threat to sexual liberty: getting HIV from sex. We're now on PrEP. PrEP means taking Truvada, a key anti-HIV medication, daily. Do that and you've cut...
Posted on the Nov 24, 2014 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty I have recently ended a relationship with a man 36 years older than me. We were together for a short time in the world of relationships probably around 4-5 months. For the first time with...
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Posted on the Dec 27, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Be safe. Be Happy. Be Orgasmic.
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Posted on the Nov 26, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Hi Betty! I was recently diagnosed with HPV. The doctor gave me a thorough explanation about the virus. He helped me understand that HPV is more common than we think, that “almost everyone has it”,...
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Posted on the Nov 17, 2013 by Carlin Ross
When you're dating, the ultimate fear is herpes - like your vulva falls off or your vagina closes up.  The interesting part is that most people are diagnosed by a visual inspection which is only...
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Posted on the Sep 06, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Dr. Betty, This isn't so much a question but a huge thank you for your very refreshing opinion on herpes. I believe I contracted the virus when I was around 18 and 25 years later, I still usually...
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Posted on the Aug 14, 2013 by Betty Dodson
Hello Betty! It's E. I am 16 years old and my boyfriend and I have been dating for almost two years now. About a year into our relationship we became sexually active. Exploring different things...
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Posted on the Feb 05, 2013 by Carlin Ross
Writing about my childhood has been healing. It forces me to dig deep and contextualize my past. Once I hit that "publish" button, I feel liberated like it's all behind me.  Last night I had a...
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Posted on the Dec 19, 2012 by Betty Dodson
Hi, I've been very worried lately. About two or three weeks ago, a guy stimulated " fingered me" but before any of that, I have shaved and, after he did it the next day and day after. I shaved...
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Posted on the Nov 04, 2012 by Betty Dodson
What a way to support World Vegan Day! Thanks Mark Simpson. I'd eat up everyone of those Darling Macho Dick Swinging Men:
Posted on the Oct 13, 2012 by Kasini
There have been times in the comment sections here that people have made broad statements about Christians being uniformly sex negative and blindly promoting abstinence-only sex education. When I see...