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HPV Myths & Facts

Myths and Facts There are many myths and misconceptions about genital HPV—we're clearing up some common ones here. . Unfortunately, there are many myths and misconceptions about genital HPV, and…

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Genital Warts

Genital Warts:Fast FactsCertain types of human papillomavirus (HPV) cause genital warts.The types of HPV that cause genital warts are usually spread by direct skin-to-skin contact during vaginal, anal, or possibly…

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Emotional Issues

Herpes—Emotional Issues Herpes may raise strong emotional issues, especially in the first few weeks or months after a diagnosis. Some people initially feel embarrassment, shame, anger, or depression. The good…

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Herpes & Pregnancy

Herpes and Pregnancy If you are pregnant and you have genital herpes, you may be concerned about the risk of spreading the infection to your baby. Be reassured that the…

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Herpes treatment

Herpes Treatment While there is no cure for herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections, there are various treatment options available that can help manage symptoms and control outbreaks. Treatment for Genital…

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Herpes Signs and Symptoms

Herpes Signs and Symptoms Most people with herpes won't experience symptoms, but knowing what to look for can make you more aware. While some people realize that they have genital…

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Vaginal Health

Vaginal Health The vagina is often referred to as a "self-cleaning oven," and rightly so. Less is more when it comes to keeping your vagina helpful. What's important is to…

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Share Your Story

ASHA has long collected stories from individuals willing to share their experiences with STIs. While we use these in our patient advocacy work, we also share them here as a…

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