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We're Queer in the South and Our Healthcare Needs Matter 

Without protections from our lawmakers surrounding health and sexual health education, my needs and those of my queer peers are left unmet.

Oct. 2, 2019

When State Rankings Fall Short

When it comes to healthcare outcomes, rankings only tell part of the story.

Aug. 23, 2019

Kinky and in Need of Healthcare

For those who come to a doctor’s office with bruises or other marks resulting from consensual sex involving some forms of kink, a doctor’s office can be more than intimidating -- it can seem completely unapproachable. 

July 18, 2019

Men's Health Week: Get The HPV Vaccine

HPV is extremely common, men cannot be tested for it, and men are often unknowingly responsible for its spread.

June 13, 2019

Queerness Doesn’t Cause STDs

Sometimes, statements about Queer or minority health, especially in the absence of context, can make it sound like queerness or one’s status as a minority are the cause of negative health outcomes.

June 11, 2019

University of South Carolina’s Week of Advocacy: Menstruation Stigma

During this year’s National Women’s Health Week, UCS PPGA President, Sloan Wilson talks menstrual stigma.

May 14, 2019

I Made the Right Decision: My Abortion Story

"Write to your local legislature. Tweet at your representatives. Tell them to vote against the bills that enforce restrictions on women’s bodies. Truly, your life or someone’s life you know could depend on it."

May 1, 2019

North Carolina Needs Fewer Hurdles to Sex Education, Not More

This Get Yourself Tested month, we are seeing some counterproductive legislation from North Carolina lawmakers.

April 24, 2019