IN THE NEWS: The Sexual Behavior Known as Stealthing

MI Science Staff: May 2017

The latest definition of “stealthing” involves a sexual behavior in which a condom is removed during the sex act without the knowledge or consent of the sexual partner. Although the practice itself is not new, … Read the rest

Natchez Building Family Connections Event: President’s Corner May 2017

Dr. Freda M. Bush

MI recently completed a two and a half day Building Family Connections (BFC) Curriculum training in Natchez, MS. The BFC program trains facilitators to teach parenting adults how to talk to their children about sex. There … Read the rest

President’s Corner: Dr. Freda M. Bush

Genital Herpes

My father was a Baptist preacher, and he used to quote Scripture to us often to teach us life lessons. All nine of us had one memorized from his mouth, and that was Proverbs 22:6: “Train up a … Read the rest

Discussing Sex One-On-One: Promoting Healthy Decisions

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Screening for Genital Herpes is Still Not Recommended for People Without Symptoms

Science Staff: March 2017

It is estimated that almost 1 in 6 people in the U.S. ages 14 – 49 years old have a genital herpes infection.1 Despite the prevalence of this sexually transmitted infection, no effective vaccine has … Read the rest