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Scares, stigmas and STIs: old taboos shouldn’t prevent communication about sexually transmitted infections

STIs, or sexually transmitted infections, have been a feared and stigmatized topic since biblical times. In contemporary times, we see a prominent stigma surrounding these infections. People are often labelled as “dirty” or “overly promiscuous” due to their affiliation with STIs. These people find themselves affected by a stigma that suggests all STIs are unmanageable

Syphilis rates on the rise in New Brunswick

he number of syphilis cases is rising in the province, according to a New Brunswick Public Health coordinator. The Student Health Centre at the University of New Brunswick is also dealing with a number of new cases. “Our practitioners at the Student Health Centre have not noticed a change in the rate of STIs, with the

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