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STDs increase for the first time since 2006 in 15 – 24 year olds! Every primary care physician needs the OPTIONS App. Its time to update the old and outdated two-level risk assessments used since the 1970s. Check out what primary care physicians are saying about OPTIONS on YouTube […] Read More

When was the last time you talked to a young person about their sexual behavior? How did it go? STIs – chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis – have increased for the first time since 2006. Adolescents ages 15 to 24 accounted for the highest rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea and almost two-thirds of all reported cases. […] Read More

I was recently working with one of our resident physicians who knows about the importance of improving how physicians conduct sexual risk assessments with their adolescent patients in primary care settings. She shared her concerns about one of her adolescent patients who was being treated for reoccurring urinary track infections, and she noticed that this […] Read More