HPV & HSV1 – The Year of 2 STDs – STD Interviews


This interview was written by Lindsey Wahowiak, author of the xoJane post titled, ‘The Year of Two STDs or Why My Vagina Has Been on Hiatus.’ Having found Lindsey via the xoJane post, I knew her story would touch our readers and I was delighted when she agreed to contribute. Telling one’s story either publicly or […]

A Look at the Increase in HPV Cancer Cases & the HPV Vaccine


The Annual Cancer Report Time.com recently wrote about the Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer. The report shows the U.S. is making progress in controlling some tumors, but rates of human papillomavirus-related cancers remain high despite the FDA’s approval of the vaccine and the CDC’s subsequent vaccination guidelines. The annual report is a […]

STD Briefs – Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Symptoms,Test, & Treatment


Human Papillomavirus (HPV) STD Brief These briefs are intended to give readers (specifically those readers who weren’t aware many of these STDs existed) an overview of each STD, their commonality, treatment options, and diagnostic tests available. This information is by no means all-encompassing and The STD Project encourages using these briefs as primers and then further […]

HPV, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea & Herpes Risk – STD Interviews


To continue our series – STD Interviews – this woman wrote in the other day courageously determined to share her story about HPV, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, and a Herpes risk. It takes strength to share this openly and is testament to the plethora of people out there encountering STDs every day and often before the age […]

Part 2 of An HPV Story – STD Interviews


People Who Love People with STDs This interview follows yesterday’s HPV post and is written by the author’s husband. (Her HPV Interview) Their story is a beautiful example for others living with an STD. Living with HPV does not have to be a deal-breaker and does not negate an opportunity for true love. This story […]

An HPV Story – STD Interviews


Human Papillomavirus (HPV) The STD Project’s next interview deals with HPV or the Human Papillomavirus and will be a two part story – part one from the individual herself and part two from the person who loves her (his HPV submission). Thank you, both , for triumphantly sharing your story…. 1. How old are you? 28 […]