Sex with Usher? You assume the risk, according to his response

For the past month, R&B icon Usher, real name Usher Raymond IV, has had to deal with the public embarrassment about possibly having herpes. Three people, two women and one man, have filed lawsuits against Usher for exposing them to the incurable virus. The lawsuits are seeking damages for alleged sexual battery, fraud, negligence, and infliction […]

HIV-positive man indicted for allegedly having unprotected sex with girlfriend

A Georgia man has been arrested and charged for exposing a woman to HIV. According to Athens Banner-Herald, Ricky Billings Jr., 53, began a relationship with a 32-year-old woman in the summer of 2013. They began a sexual relationship in July and soon started to engage in unprotected sex. Billings and the woman had a […]

Pastor charged with spreading HIV seeks women on online dating site

Pastor Rodney Carr has been charged with spreading HIV, but he continues to search for women to date. According to WREG in Memphis, Carr has a profile on the popular dating site, BlackPeopleMeet.com. Carr was identified by a person who saw a news report that discussed the charges he faces. Carr was diagnosed with HIV […]

FDA approves sales of otc morning-after for young women under 17

On June 20, the Food and Drug Administration has approved the over-the-counter sales of Plan B One-Step, lifting the age limits on the emergency contraceptive to under 17. With no date set as of yet as to when the pills would be on shelves, the packaging will have to be changed to reflect the age restrictions that […]