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AMSTERDAM, May 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- From now on, men around the world can make sure they get the right size condoms by measuring their penis with their smartphone.
NEW ORLEANS, May 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Young males, regardless of ethnicity, lack sexual and genital health knowledge and engage in high-risk sexual behaviors, according to a new survey presented
Women should put the toilet seat up for men. This was my theory for years. Why? Germs. But without scientific evidence to back it up, no one took me seriously. So I reached out to some microbiologists for answers.
Monday shows promise in testing and treatment of HIV NEW YORK, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The peak time for seeking information on topics related to HIV, such as prevention
- SYM-1219, in late-stage clinical development, could be first single-dose oral treatment in the United States for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis (BV) - NEWARK, N.J., March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/
Engineers have created a $34 smartphone accessory that can test for HIV and other diseases in just 15 minutes.
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Health experts in the UK are blaming hook-up apps such as Tinder and Grindr for a significant rise in the number of sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
Affordable STD testing is available now without an appointment.
Dr. Tan and Partners Medical Centre offers complete STD screening and treatment for women.
Mycoplasma genitalium is a small parasitic bacterium that lives on the ciliated epithelial cells of the primate genital and respiratory tracts. It is the smallest known free-living bacterium. Up until 2002 it was also considered to be the organism with the smallest genome. M. genitalium was isolated in 1980 from urethral specimens of two male patients with non-gonococcal urethritis. Infection is fairly common and can be transmitted between partners during unprotected sex. It can be treated...
The Molluscum contagiosum virus, MCV, is a virus, in the poxvirus family, that causes the disease Molluscum contagiosum in humans. The virions have a complex structure that is consistent with the structure of the poxvirus family. Since the virus cannot routinely be cultured diagnosis is made on the clinical appearance. It can be confirmed by excisional biopsy. There are four types of MCV and MCV-2 is usually seen in adults and is often sexually transmitted. Photo Copyright and Credit
A human papillomavirus (HPV), a member of the papillomavirus family, is capable of infecting humans. HPVs establish productive infections in the skin or mucous membranes. Most of the 200 known types cause no symptoms in most people. Some types can cause warts, while others can lead to cancer. There are more than 30 to 40 types of HPV that are typically transmitted through sexual contact and infect the anogenital region. High risk HPV, can lead to cancer, in fact HPV infection is a cause of...
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