- Self-sampling for oropharyngeal and rectal specimens to screen for sexually transmitted infections: acceptability among men who have sex with men. Wayal, S.; Llewellyn, C.; Smith, H.; Hankins, M.; Phillips, A.; Richardson, D. // Sexually Transmitted Infections;Feb2009, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p1
Objectives: To explore the feasibility and acceptability of self-sampling for oropharyngeal and rectal specimens to screen for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among men who have sex with men (MSM). Participant's willingness to self-sample at home was also explored. Methods: Participants...
- Exhausting Ennui: Bellow, Dostoevsky, and the Literature of Boredom. Leroux, Jean-François // College Literature;Winter2008, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p1
The following essay reexamines Saul Bellow's much discussed relationship to Dostoevsky by focussing on the genealogy of boredom, with its dual origins as source of lyrical expression and/or prison of moral ambivalence. Specifically, though Bellow criticism past and present has argued by turns,...
- 100 Crazy Sex Questions. Leu, Laura // Cosmopolitan;Sep2008, Vol. 245 Issue 3, p146
The article presents sex questions and answers, including the effectiveness of condoms, testing for sexually transmitted diseases, and role-playing.
- Who's 'Who'? Bate, Jane // Nursing Standard;8/27/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 51, p25
The article reports on the proposal that children should start their sex and relationship education at the age of four. The purpose of the proposal is to teach children the names of body parts and their functions. Their idea stemmed from the fact that something needs to be done about teenage...
- Adolescent Sexuality and Life Skills Education in Nigeria: To What Extent have Out-of-School Adolescents Been Reached? Isiugo-Abanihe, Uche C.; Olajide, Rasak; Nwokocha, Ezebunwa; Fayehun, Funke; Okunola, Rasheed; Akingbade, Retta // African Journal of Reproductive Health;Mar2015, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p101
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- YOU TELL US. // Cosmopolitan;Feb2006, Vol. 240 Issue 2, p18
Several letters to the editor in response to articles in previous issues including "Your STD Handbook: What You Must Know to Stay Safe," "I Lost My Entire Memory," "The New Travel Dangers," "Is Five Years the New Forever?," "Woman on Top: Pleasure-Maxing Positions," and "When He's Not That Into...
- Partner-Specific Sexual Behaviors Among Persons with Both Main and Other Partners. Lansky, Amy; Thomas, James C.; Earp, Jo Anne // Family Planning Perspectives;Mar/Apr98, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p93
Context: If men and women engage in different sexual behavior with main partners than with other types of partners, then programs aimed at preventing the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) may need to address individuals' differential risk with each partner type. Methods:...
- Big Fat Sex Myths. // Human Sexuality Supplement;Feb2005, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p1
Presents answers disproving sex myths. Facts on sexual activity among teens in the U.S.; Myths on oral sex; Information on birth control; Sexually transmitted diseases.
- San Francisco syphilis rates spikes among gay and bisexual men. // Contemporary Sexuality;Nov2001, Vol. 35 Issue 11, p7
Cases of syphilis transmitted by unprotected sex between men are increasing in San Francisco, California according to a city report. Health officials found a doubling of infections among gay and bisexual men in the last year. The report cites 93 cases through September, up from 47 in all of...