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Sexual Health Articles
Is TikTok the New Sex Education Tool?
There’s a new video app on the block, and it’s quickly becoming known as the next big thing in social media.
What Does a Pap Smear Test For
The Pap smear test is a routine test used for women to screen for cervical cancer
How Long Does it Take for Peeled Skin to Heal on Penis
When you experience an injury to your penis, the last thing you want to do is wait for it to heal.
Highly Viral HIV Variant
If you missed it, the discovery of a “highly viral HIV variant” occurred recently. The bad news is that this variant seems more infectious than other virus strains. However, much remains unknown, so scientists are still working hard to determine how best to address it. In the meantime, it’s essential to be aware of the potential risks and take precautions as necessary. Keep reading for more information on this new strain of HIV and what you can do to stay safe.
Is Pubic Lice A Virus Or Bacteria?
Pubic Lice are considered a sexually transmitted disease and have become considerably rare now. In the past, two popular outbreaks of pubic lice were in the Israeli army between 1972 and 1999. However, the cases of pubic lice may still be more in regions of the world with a greater number of reported STDs; they still remain low in the United States. (1) This article explores whether pubic lice are associated with viral or bacterial infections, their transmission, diagnosis, and ways to eliminate them from the body.
Does Trichomoniasis Cause Bumps?
Trichomonas Vaginalis is a protozoan that is a common cause of infection in the United States. It is most commonly found in the lower genital and urinary tract in females, while in males, it is found in the urethra and prostate.
How Long Does Gonorrhea Take to Show in Males?
Are you considering whether or not to get tested for Gonorrhea? If so, one of the questions you may ask yourself is how long it takes for the infection to appear in a test. This blog post will provide an overview of Gonorrhea and answer some common questions about the disease.
What Are the STD Rates by Country?
Sexually transmitted diseases are among the most common infectious conditions affecting humans all over the world. Data shows that STDs infect more than one million individuals daily.
What Are The Most Common Genital Bumps To Use DICDOC’s AI?
Did you know that STD infections affect about 20% of the population of the United States every year? While STDs can lead to serious health concerns, it is important to get tested to avoid severe genital infections.
Can Chlamydia Be Transmitted Orally?
Chlamydia is amongst the most commonly transmitted urogenital infections in the United States and the most common sexually transmitted disease in the world. It is twice as commonly observed in women in the US as compared to men. The age group most affected by this infection is between 15 to 25, which is proposed to be due to high sexual activity. Due to the increasing number of cases, many studies have been conducted on chlamydia and all the routes through which it may be transmitted.
Donovanosis: What is this “Flesh-Eating” STD?
Donovanosis is a rare sexually transmitted disease that causes lesions and ulcerations on the genital and oral areas. If left untreated, the infection can progress to more complications such as scarring, lymphatic vessel obstruction and cancer.