FDA tells consumers to steer clear of bogus remedies touted as nonprescription treatments for sexually transmitted diseases.
May 3, 2011 The Food and Drug Administration warns consumers there are no over-the-counter drugs or dietary supplements approved to treat or prevent sexually transmitted diseases. People who know or suspect they are infected with an STD should consult a health professional.
March 12, 2008 A new report from the CDC says 1-in-4 teen girls have an STD.
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