What’s Sex got to do with… Mono?

We all know that if you have sex, you have a chance of getting STD’s. This risk is surely higher within hookup cultures, where it is normal to have many partners, for anything from kissing to intercourse. We don’t always think about how a hookup culture could contribute to the spread of other diseases, like mono for instance. Continue reading

The Disease of Child Birth

The word “Doula” comes from the ancient Greek, meaning “a woman who serves” (http://www.dona.org/mothers/) and today, the word has been given to those woman who serve the needs of other woman during childbirth. Continue reading