Category: Sexual Health

New Approach to Male Birth Control

New Approach to Male Birth Control

There is a new approach to birth control for men. A new gel-based vasectomy has proven effective in a group of monkeys, raising hopes it could one day provide a permanent but easily reversible male contraceptive option in humans. Vasalgel works by plugging the vas deferens, the two tiny tubes that convey sperm into ...

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45% of U.S. Men Infected

45% of U.S. Men Infected

Many American men are infected with the cancer-causing human papillomavirus (HPV), but unlike women, men are more likely to stay infected throughout their lives, a new study finds. About 45 percent of U.S. men are infected with the sexually transmitted disease, as are 45 percent of women. Among women, the ...

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Trauma to Triumph!

Trauma to Triumph!

Lawayne Orlando Childrey has been there and done that when it comes to life experiences! An award winning journalist, born to a teen mother from a modest background is still defying the odds as he shares his personal story of trauma, grace, and resilience! The Alabama native, now residing in Nashville has ...

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‘Really, Really Messed Up My Life’

‘Really, Really Messed Up My Life’

Obsession with sex and pornography is a real issue for many Black boys and men. From former NBA star, LaMar Odom who nearly lost his life at a Nevada brothel or Hip-Hop icon, LL Cool J, to gospel singer Kirk Franklin and actor Terry Crews all publicly acknowledged a problem with porn. Many of these men, ...

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Transgender Health Rights

Transgender Health Rights

Transgender inmates in Georgia will be eligible to receive hormone therapy treatments while in prison, Georgia corrections officials said recently as they contend with a lawsuit filed by a transgender prisoner denied hormones. In light of the recent Bruce Jenner interview with Diane Sawyer, transgender identity rights ...

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