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We should not welcome Planned Parenthood

...well the psychological, spiritual and moral havoc brought about by unrestricted sex in our society - from sexually transmitted disease to abortion.Our children need to be taught the beauty of sex and that there is a time and place for sex...
Alaska ranks top, near top for 2 sexually transmitted diseases

...The information about chlamydia is not surprising. Alaska has ranked first every year since 2000 for that sexually transmitted disease. In 2010, health officials say Alaska's rate was again highest in the country with 6,026 reported cases...
Alaskans taking risks with sex

...encounter with a seasonal worker from a cruise ship, he said, he noticed symptoms he thought might indicate a sexually transmitted disease. He said he generally gets tested at least twice a year, or if he notices symptoms."We hooked up and I...
Vaccination fees waived in August

...between the ages of 11 and 26. It protects against the four most common strains of HPV, an "extremely common" sexually transmitted disease which can lead to genital warts and several types of cancer. Come October, Rezendes said, flu shots will...
Alaska again No. 1 in U.S. for sexually transmitted disease

ANCHORAGE - Alaska is ranked highest in the nation for infection from the sexually-transmitted disease chlamydia. The state received reports of 3,900 chlamydia cases in 2003, the most recent year for which information has been...
Condoms shouldn't be locked up in stores

...I loved Korry Keeker's column in the June 22 Hooligan. We at Shanti of Southeast Alaska, HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted disease educators, couldn't agree more with the need for making condoms more accessible. That's why we put buckets...
Alaska health officials see upswing in sexually transmitted diseases in 2002

...said 3,805 cases of the sexually transmitted disease were reported in Alaska...determines if a person has a sexually transmitted disease," Bell said. "It's...come into contact with sexually transmitted disease," she said. Timothy...
Abstinence works, not mixed messages

...Abstinence is the only approach to sexual activity that works flawlessly every time it is tried - no pregnancy, no sexually transmitted disease or any of the other problems associated with promiscuous sex. What doesn't work is mixing abstinence and...
Abusive MySpace page draws principal's lawsuit

...that a fake MySpace page appeared in her name - a page depicting the principal as a drug-using racist with a sexually transmitted disease who insults disabled students and likes books about pornography, anarchy and the Ku Klux Klan. Among the...
Interior avoids gonorrhea spike

...increase in the number of gonorrhea cases. The State of Alaska Epidemiology Bulletin reports that cases of the sexually transmitted disease dropped in the Interior - from 76 in 2008 to 75 in 2009. The rates doubled or tripled elsewhere as the state...
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