Despite the national preoccupation with sexually transmitted infections (STIs), most of us – adult humans who might have sex sometimes – are still walking around with some pretty outrageous misconceptions about them. For the first episode of our podcast, I talked to some sexual health experts and discovered there was a bunch of stuff about sexual health I WAS GROSSLY MISINFORMED ABOUT.

Read the rest of this article and take a listen to the first episode of Like a Fucking Grownup: the PODCAST! over on Daily Maverick: Five Things You Didn’t Learn About STIs in Sex-Ed.