Herpes

Quantasia Sharpton held a press conference on Monday, accusing the singer of sleeping with her and not informing her that he had an STD.

Two women and a man are taking legal action against Usher for his alleged failure to disclose his STD status.

It seems like Usher is once again headed to court due to his alleged sex habits. According to TMZ, another woman has come out against the 38-year-old singer, saying he gave her herpes without disclosing his status before they had sex. The unnamed Jane Doe initially filed a lawsuit saying she hooked up with Usher […]

Learn how to protect yourself and your partner.

A NewsOne Exclusive By Kevin Fenton, M.D. Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention In March, CDC announced the findings from a recent analysis – one in six Americans ages 14-49 is infected with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), the virus that causes genital […]

Despite a recent article on The Root (and aggregated here on NewsOne) suggesting that recent reports of very high levels of herpes infection among Black women were inaccurate, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) stands behind its findings. According to data gathered by the National Health and Nutrition Survey, 48% of African-American women are infected […]