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SAFE Space at FORM

The best way to avoid sexual harassment at festivals? Stop it before it starts. So many women came to SAFE SPACE (or were brought there by friends or kind strangers) not because something bad had happened, but because they were worried something might happen… Just knowing there's a place to go when you just have THAT feeling.Read More

SAFE Love Don’t Cost a Thing

Sex is pretty great, but what’s better than sex?! Safe sex, of course. And, with the opportunity to get free condoms from a variety of sources, safe sex shouldn’t really cost you anything.Read More

What can cause an STD?

This may seem like a straightforward question to some, but it actually comes with many nuances. Although “sexually transmitted” is in the name, it is possible to get a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) without sexual activity.  Starting off simple with sex.  Sexual activity is obviously the most common medium for an STD. Anytime a penis […]Read More

What is Herpes?

The Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV) is a common virus that causes an outbreak of sores. Most commonly these sores form around the mouth or genitals, but it is possible for any part of the skin to be infected. HSV has no cure and stays in your body for life. More than half of Americans have […]Read More

What is Gonorrhea

Gonorrhea is a very common bacterial infection that is not as well-known as other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). This is in part because, while it can be life-threatening, it is usually less severe than other STDs such as HIV or Syphilis. Another reason it’s less known is that many people are asymptomatic.  How is it […]Read More

Health Risks of STDs for Women

Approximately 19 million new sexually transmitted disease (STD) infections occur each year. Young women between the ages of 19 and 24 bear the brunt of these infections, the sexual health effects of which can range from burning, itching, and discomfort to infertility, cancer, and even death. The best way to prevent STDs, which can be […]Read More

Can STDs affect my fertility?

STDs, or sexually transmitted diseases, can cause long-term effects that may lead to infertility. Let’s learn the facts: About 75% of men and women who are sexually active will be diagnosed with an STD at some point in their lives. Millions of STD cases are diagnosed every year in the United States, more commonly in […]Read More