Sexual Health

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Sexual health can have a major impact on a person’s overall health and well-being. Although we often think of STDs when we hear the term sexual health, it involves much more, including the physical and emotional relationship a person has to their sexuality.

Support Groups & Forums

These sites allow patients to discuss their experiences with illnesses, treatments, and other health matters. Any information or opinions posted are those of the forum users themselves and are not a substitute for professional medical advice.

Tutorials & Videos
Mobile Apps & Tools

Mobile apps and tools give you easy-to-use information and resources that can help you get and stay healthy. For tips on choosing apps, see How to Choose a Good Health App by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

  • RAINN Mobile App (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)
  • “The RAINN app gives survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones access to support, self-care tools, and information to help manage the short- and long-term effects of sexual violence.” (RAINN) Free. iOS, Android.


    Resources selected by Sophie Nachman, Health Sciences Library, UNC-Chapel Hill
    Last reviewed January 12, 2024

    Last updated January 12, 2024 at 3:12 pm