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Jun 3, 2013

This Actor Got Throat Cancer Because He Loooves Going Down on the Ladies

So in weirder headlines, an extremely well-known actor has come clean on the cause of his battle with throat cancer. A notorious drinker and smoker, he admitted that neither alcohol nor cigarettes were the culprit. Rather, oral sex is to blame.

Mar 9, 2012

Friday Faves: True Story – I Have HPV

I met him my first night of college. Although not the fairytale every girl imagines, we hit it off in the basement of a fraternity house. It was a passionate, whirlwind love affair that lasted about a month. Long story short, we don’t speak any more. I took it as a learning experience about relationships and the healing process was not easy.

10 More Things You Should Know About Sex

So last time we ran a post like this, you ladies learned a lot about sex, even though you didn't really think you needed to when you first clicked the link. 171 Facebook shares later, it was clear that you learned A LOT more than you expected. Even though we're young, college girl living the college life, we don't know sex like we think we do.

Mar 14, 2011

True Story: I Have HPV

I met him my first night of college. Although not the fairytale every girl imagines, we hit it off in the basement of a fraternity house. It was a passionate, whirlwind love affair that lasted about a month. Long story short, we don’t speak any more. I took it as a learning experience about relationships and the healing process was not easy.

Mar 4, 2011

Candy Dish: So Many Tear-Filled Jars

Inside Jennifer Aniston's 42 million dollar homeThe best sex posish for your orgasm • What are guys biggest insecurities during sex? • Scariest news ever. Half of men have HPV. • Hot or not: Kim Kardashian without makeup • Is getting dumped easier if he comes out? • The only good thing to come out of this Charlie Sheen debacle

Mar 1, 2011

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Sep 29, 2010

STDs: Dont Ask, Don’t Tell?

Sarah woke up one Sunday with an aching pain in her throat. The night before, she had felt a bit sick after a week of intense studying and paper-writing. But, deciding her sanity was more important than her health, she threw back a few shots of Jose and hit the town with her girlfriends.

Sep 13, 2010

If You’re Having Sex, Do It Safely

Whether you’re a freshman or a senior, college campuses everywhere will be packed with new people to party with, new people to study with, and yes, new people to have sex with.

Mar 4, 2010

The Doc Is In: Dealing with HPV

Q: I am 23-years-old and have been with my boyfriend for 6 years. I got the Gardasil shot last year and my paps have been fine until I got my last Gardasil shot. The doctor told me my pap was abnormal a couple months after my 3rd shot. Was the shot what caused the adnormal pap? The other doctor took a look and did not find anything so she did not do a biospy. I went back 8 months later and she found a small wart and removed it.

Jan 28, 2010

The Doc Is In: I Have HPV. What Now?

Q: I found out that I have HPV. So ,having sex with my boyfriend, does that mean he has HPV too? And if either of us perform oral sex – can the warts then be transferred to our mouths? Will this lead to cancer? On the paper I got back from the doctor it said to come back in 12 months for another pap smear; will it get worse by then? I'm nervous.

Dec 3, 2009

The Doctor Is In: Let’s Talk About The New Pelvic Exam Guidlines

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recently announced new recommendations that cut back on Pap smear screening. Why are we recommending cutting back on women’s health screening? Let me fill you in on the news.

Aug 20, 2009

The Doctor Is In: Getting a Handle on HPV

Q: I recently found out that I have HPV. I was so shocked and upset by the news that I couldn’t really think of anything to ask my doctor. So, I was wondering what I should do. This was the first time I’ve ever been tested, so do I have to tell every guy I’ve ever been with (even those I didn’t actually have sex with)? And do I have to tell all future partners?

Apr 2, 2009

How to Tell Your Partner You Have an STD

Here at CollegeCandy, we've long urged our readers to go get tested for STDs. Getting tested for STDs is extremely important, especially when you've had multiple partners or have had unprotected sex.