Sexually transmitted diseases are surging in America. The CDC explains what to look out for

Sex is more than just a pleasurable experience, it’s an important part of one’s mental and physical health. One of the essential elements of maintaining that health is monitoring for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). But the landscape of diseases that most people learned about in sex ed — if they had it at all — is changing, with new conditions emerging without the same level of surveillance for things like gonorrhea and syphilis....

Originally posted on salon.com