The STD lawsuit of It’s Just Lunch

“So you’re saying you’ll be with me forever?” “In a sense, yeah…” “It’s Just Lunch,” which bills itself as “The World’s #1 Personalized Matchmaking Service,” purports to match lovelorn professionals on simple, low-stress lunch dates. If the lunch goes well, the parties meet up again, if it doesn’t, oh well… “it’s just lunch.” Isn’t that […]

Again! Swipe right to get an STD

(KUTV) Utah has a problem, and nobody wants to talk about it. Thanks, in part, to a growing use of “hookup” apps, doctors say they have seen rates of sexually transmitted diseases skyrocket over the past couple years. Apps like Tinder, Down and Grindr could be partly responsible for gonorrhea rates in Utah being up […]

STDs are on the rise nationally

By Jeff Bahr jeff.bahr@theindependent.com Mirroring a slight increase statewide, the number of diagnosed chlamydia cases increased during the last year in health districts based in Grand Island, Burwell and Hastings. Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted disease. If left untreated, it can make it difficult for a woman to get pregnant. In the Central Health […]