STD - updates

Rappler's latest stories on STD


WHO alarmed at STD spread in the era of dating apps

Jun 07, 2019 - 10:35 AM

The World Health Organization says in a fresh report that every day globally there are more than one million new cases of treatable sexually transmitted diseases or infections

After Duterte’s remarks, PopCom reminds public condoms prevent HIV

Feb 19, 2018 - 7:37 PM

Commission on Population chief Juan Antonio Perez III says condoms are 'the preferred method' to prevent sexually transmitted diseases

WHO urges shift in STD treatment due to antibiotic resistance

Aug 31, 2016 - 6:22 AM

Globally more than one million people contract a sexually transmitted disease STD or infection STI every day WHO says

PODCAST: HIV-shaming

Dec 29, 2015 - 3:00 PM

In this podcast an HIV positive person talks about how we can form a welcoming accepting environment for people at risk for HIV

Why I stopped having one-night stands

Oct 09, 2015 - 6:56 PM

And ever since that day I have become more careful when it comes to sexual intercourse It s not just the risk ­– I just can t let myself be in that kind of emotional rollercoaster anymore

#PugadBaboy: Choose your STD

Sep 28, 2015 - 5:00 AM

PODCAST: We need to talk about HIV

May 02, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Spread awareness not stigma or disease

Is prostitution happening in Zambo evac camps?

Apr 24, 2014 - 3:43 PM

Adding to the bad condition of the evacuation centers an alarming report claims that prostitution is happening in the camps and that cases of sexually transmitted diseases are infecting the IDPs today

[Two Pronged] Infidelity, STDs, and blackmail

Apr 13, 2014 - 11:07 AM

A presumably cheating husband uses his daughter for blackmail while he gives his wife STDs

SACRIFICE. A cheating husband uses his daughter for blackmail while he gives his wife STDs

Do condoms and sex ed promote sex?

Sep 17, 2013 - 1:29 PM

Studies may debunk fears the RH Law will promote promiscuity

Why go for an HIV test?

Dec 12, 2012 - 3:03 PM

The steady increase in new cases needs to be addressed and here I advocate for and explain an important tool in the fight against HIV: testing and counseling