It is common for students at the University of La Verne to be tested positive for a sexually transmitted disease according to Cynthia Denne, director of student health services.
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A chlamydia outbreak at a Texas high school has raised concerns about whether abstinence-only sex education programs are actually effective in preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases among teenagers.
Matthew Duran, senior public affairs major, hosted a safe sex health fair April 23 in the Johnson Family Plaza.
A new issue recently emerged in the realm of sexually transmitted diseases – there is now a strain of antibiotic resistant gonorrhea.
Sexual health is very important to students on campus, and 15 out of 16 students questioned in an informal survey feel as though the health center could do more to educate students about sexually transmitted disease protection and prevention.
It was close to evening and Barbara’s Place was nearly empty – only clusters of students filled the seats. One group that hung out at a table outside was happy to talk about sexual health – in general. The students got quieter, however, when asked if they would share their STD status on the Internet.
During the sexually transmitted disease prevention conference in Chicago on March 11, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced an alarming finding.
Being a first year college student can be exciting, but leaving the comforts of home for a place of unlimited freedom can be the true testament of how you live your life when you think no one is watching.
The locally founded Iota Delta sorority made the brave and noble decision March 16 to showcase Greek life at the University of La Verne in a positive light through their “No Sex or Latex” campaign.