Gonorrhea has previously been discussed on the blog and is known for how it can cause burning sensations as well as how if left untreated it can lead to infertility. Also known as, “The Clap,” there is new and troubling news about Gonorrhea. Essentially, the bacteria is getting, “Smarter,” and harder to treat. Now, Gonorrhea… Continue reading Troubling News about Gonorrhea Illustrates the Importance of Safer-Sex
Whenever you hear discussion of HIV you probably notice a lot of talk about, “CD4 Counts,” and, “Viral Loads.” If these terms make your head start spinning this post should help explain just what they are, and how they relate to one another. CD4 cells are a type of white blood cell found within all… Continue reading An Introduction to CD4 and Viral Load
We often will see talk of fetishes in the news, often in shocking or scary ways. You know, “Man with weird fetish caught doing such-and-such,” or, “Shocking fetish gets woman fired from job,” or something of that sort. This post hopes to discuss just what a fetish is and how often it is in fact… Continue reading Just What is a Fetish?
We’ve provided links to recommended reading before on our blog, and with that in mind those of us here at Williams and Associates wanted to point everyone in the direction of a very interesting and alarming article from The New York Times Magazine discussing, “America’s Hidden H.I.V. Epidemic.” The piece discusses how America’s Black men… Continue reading The New York Times Magazine Just Published a Fascinating Article about HIV
Our Free Comic Book Day Outreach event was a smashing success! We had a number of people eager to take information and enter our free raffle, with five people at the end of the day extremely pleased with their raffle-bags full of comics, safer-sex supplies, and other assorted goodies. We also had individuals take advantage of… Continue reading Free Comic Book Day Was Superb!
This Saturday (May 6th, 2017) Williams and Associates will be joining AM Trading Co. at Ritz Park (3147 South Grand Boulevard) at 1PM to celebrate Free Comic Book Day! There will be live music, local artists, free food, and of course plenty of free comic books! We will be there offering free information, safer-sex supplies,… Continue reading Free Comic Book Day Event This Saturday!
This blog has repeated time and time again the importance of practicing safer sexuality, and a new data brief from the National Center for Health Statistic (NCHS) finds that within certain demographics almost half of population has HPV. HPV is also known as the Human Papillomavirus and it is a sexually transmitted infection where approximately… Continue reading New Findings Discuss High Prevalence of HPV