Latest Sexual health clinic Stories

2006-02-02 12:44:22

By Tim Castle LONDON (Reuters) - Government plans to reduce waiting times for appointments at sexual health clinics in England to 48 hours cannot be met without a "massive expansion of capacity," doctors said on Thursday.

2005-09-30 10:13:42

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Sexually active male adolescents quite often have the sexually transmitted infection Chlamydia trachomatis but don't know it.

2005-08-17 10:20:00

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Take-home antibiotics may be an effective way to ensure that the partners of men with certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) get treatment, a new study suggests.

2005-08-16 13:53:38

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Many visitors to a sexual health clinic report incorrect usage of condoms, which appears to lead to a statistically significant increase risk of gonorrhea among men, according to the results of a new study.

2004-11-28 03:00:17

Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) Ls a systemic, sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by a variety of the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis that rarely occurs in the United States and other industrialized countries; the prevalence of LGV is greatest in Africa, Southeast Asia, Central and South America, and Caribbean countries (1).

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]