With technology being integrated into almost every aspect of life, finally it finds its place in improving sexual health. By addressing risky behaviors such as unsafe sex, apps and their designers are seeking new ways of limiting STD’s and HIV/AIDS. These public health tools are all new to the scene and determined to make sex safer without compromising sexiness.
Michael Nusbaum noticed a clear breakdown in overall patient provider communications and founded Giffen Solutions in 2010 and in 2012 he launched MedXSafe, as part of the MedX suite of products, in an effort to stem the tide of rampant STDs. With MexXsafe users “bump” phones to pass an encrypted token and share their STD status. Most recently, the product was released to target incoming college students.