A 1987 batch Ohio University alumna Jo Lynn Clemens has created a dating tool called Xoxy, an app that aims to eliminate deceitful dating by having a ready database of people free of STDs, free of felony offenses and sexual offense charges in all 50 states.
Speaking about why she felt the need for a dating tool such as Xoxy, Clemens said, “The fact is that casual dating apps like Tinder and others have led to an increase in the transmission of STDs nationwide.
is an evidence-based program with strong, long-term outcomes.
It was the subject of substantial formative research in fourteen public schools in North Carolina using a rigorous experimental design.
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Session 3: Why Do People Abuse: During group discussions and the review of scenarios, students identify the causes and consequences of dating abuse.Seventy percent of college students date online, and that can subject them to violent crimes, those with criminal intent, and with questionable health background.” This is how Xoxy works: Users signed up for the app authorize their identification, following which, Xoxy’s partner ICS-Merrill, an investigative service, does an electronic background check to see if the user has any record of felonies and/or sexual offenses.And for the STD test, Xoxy makes use of a local lab, where the user is sent for the required tests.The vast majority of people using dating services, are there with good, honest intentions. At the risk of sounding like a killjoy, it’s important to stop for a minute and make sure you’re aware of the pitfalls and risks.Here is our advice, for using dating services, safely: One of the golden rules of online dating is don’t exchange personal information.