Category Sexual Health

Pornography as a Public Health Issue

Jacqueline Gahagan advocates for a national sexual health promotion strategy.

Zika and the 2016 Games in Brazil

Noni E MacDonald describes the low risk for Zika infection during the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Brazil and urges visitors and supporters of the Games to help address the Zika epidemic.

Wait lists: Barriers to Trans Healthcare

Zack Marshall calls for comprehensive strategies to address long wait lists and other barriers to the provision and use of trans healthcare services.

The Politics of HIV

Harry Critchley argues that laws and policies can contribute to the spread or reduction of HIV infections.

Crime and Healing

El Jones asks us to think about incarceration in terms of health, not punishment.

Sexual Harm and Criminal Law

Elaine Craig  cautions against proposed alternatives to the criminal justice system for dealing with sexual violence that fail to address the underlying social problems of misogyny, gender hierarchy, and sex and gender discrimination.

A Public Health Model for Sexual Assault?

Tom Vinci proposes a public health model for dealing with sexual assault.