Health Issues

Sexual Health

Go Ask Alice
One of our favorite websites! An interactive health question and answer service from Columbia University.

Planned Parenthood
Information about safer sex and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Also includes sexual health glossary and frequently asked questions.

It's Your Sex Life
Excellent website from MTV and the Kaiser Family Foundation. Learn how to make intelligent choices to help prevent unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections. Also provides great tips on how to talk about sex. Take the STI quiz.

American Social Health Association (ASHA)
Provides information about sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and how to use a condom. Includes sexual health glossary and statistics. Also provides www.iwannaknow.org, a site especially for teens.

Got Herpes?
Comprehensive information about herpes. Site includes message boards and chat rooms.

Advocates for Youth
Website that is dedicated to creating programs and advocating for policies that help young people make informed and responsible decisions about their reproductive and sexual health.

Dr. Drew
A website for young adults that has information on dating, campus life and health issues.

SIECUS
The Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S. is a nonprofit organization that promotes comprehensive education about sexuality and advocates the right of individuals to make responsible sexual choices.

WhatUDo
This website was developed by the faculty and staff of The Center for HIV Information, based at the University of California San Francisco. Provides reports and fact sheets that cover topics that relate to young people and HIV. Provides straightforward, unbiased and accurate information about HIV/AIDS to young people who are searching for answers on the web.