Get Tested for HIV!

In honor of National HIV Testing Day, Be Healthy! Be Happy! encourages everyone to get tested for HIV. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is the virus that causes AIDS.So, getting tested is strongly recommended by the United States Preventive Task Force (USPSTF) and...
WSW Sexually Transmitted Infections

WSW Sexually Transmitted Infections

Sexually transmitted infections between women who have sex with women are not uncommon. Here’s how women can avoid or prevent them. Although as researchers conceded as recently as 2004 that genital warts, genital herpes and trichomonas infections occurred, it...

What is the HPV vaccine?

CDC recommendations for the HPV or human papillomavirus vaccine. Hi! Dr. Jim here talking with you today about HPV or human papillomavirus. I recently did a segment on cancer of the cervix and brought up the fact that the HPV virus can be responsible for cancer of the...