My Herpes > Your Self-Loathing – A Love Letter to a Family Member


To say I’m feeling a bit mentally perplexed today is probably a gross understatement, yet other ways of describing my current state of heart and mind are eluding me entirely. So, that’s the best I’ve got right now: mentally perplexed. Let’s preface this post with: this could be seen as one of my few ‘woe is me’ […]

Petition to Stop Twitter from Censoring Ads about Safer Sex

Safer Sex

This week, one of our supporters, Lucky Bloke, launched a campaign to petition Twitter’s ban on sexual health ads, and they need your help! We also need your help, because this affects The STD Project as well. —–> Sign the Petition to Stop Twitter from Banning Sexual Health Content Here <—–  Twitter has lumped ads […]

We’re Launching a New Site Design for The STD Project!

STD Project

If you’re seeing this post, you’ve either come to The STD Project on the day of or on some day following our big unveil. So, welcome! After a little over a year and a half since our initial launch, we’ve received some incredible feedback, and we’re ready to invest in the next step. With the […]

The STD Project Partners with WEGO Health for their Activist Awards

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The STD Project Partners with WEGO Health As advocates for people with STDs, sexual health, and everyone’s overall well-being, The STD Project is delighted to announce our recent partnership with WEGO Health for their Health Activist Awards. Their annual awards program recognizes leaders within the online health community for their advocacy, awareness, and support efforts, […]

STD Testing Partnership – Happy Hump Day Podcasts

STD Testing

Hi guys! Long time no podcast, huh? We’ve been working on a lot of revamping of the website and, most importantly, external outreach over the last few months; so, we had to take a break from our normal routine. It’s summer now, and we’re back to talking about STDs out loud – today, STD testing […]

The STD Project Has Been Nominated: Best Health Blog of 2012

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The STD Project: One of the Best Health Blogs of 2012  Hi, readers! Thanks to you, The STD Project has been nominated by the editors over at Healthline as one of the Best Health Blogs of 2012. In order to make the cut, we need your vote!!! Some of you may remember their awarding us […]

The STD Project in Now Magazine (UK)

The STD Project

For my first ever magazine interview, it turned out well. A writer approached me to do the feature and then put what we talked about in our phone conversation into a chatty type of article to appeal to Now’s audience. The magazine chose to take some creative leaps with my story, but I’m told this […]

The STD Project Forecast: Mostly Great with a Chance of Awesome

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Being smack dab in the middle of hurricane season and all, I thought it’d be fun to parlay my update for The STD Project into a little bit of weather chatter. Brilliant, right?!?! Maybe not. However, it’s entertaining for the moment, so, I’m going with it. As always, I’ve plenty of things to share with […]