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  1. Incubation Period of STDs

    Incubation Period of STDs: When Do Symptoms Show And How, When You Can Get Tested How soon should you get yourself screened for an STI after you have had unprotected sex? Are you wondering about this too? There are around 20 million new Sexually Transmitted Infections and diseases every year, and half of the Americans come across a sexually transmitted...
  2. Is it the Flu or an STD? 11 Signs You Need to get Tested Immediately

    When we start experiencing some sort of bodily discomfort, we generally chalk it up to the cold and flu. There are numerous flu-like symptoms that are more related to the sexually transmitted diseases that basically cover themselves up as some of the commonly occurring body ailments. Are you sexually active, and as a result, you are experiencing some uncommon symptoms...
  3. Curing Gonnorhea

    Cure for Gonorrhea Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae (1). It is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the world (2). The bacteria can infect both men and women, with a higher incidence seen in young adults (age 15-24 years in women and age 20-24 years in men) (1). The risk...
  4. The Side Effect of HIV On Your Body

    Learn More About The Side Effects of HIV On Your Body You must be familiar with HIV, but perhaps not know if it is, in any way, affecting your body. Technically known as the Human Immunodeficiency Virus, it destroys the CD4+ cells in the body, which are critical to our immune system. These cells are mainly responsible for keeping us...
  5. Skin Rash and Sexually Transmitted Diseases – Causes And Reasons You Must Know About

    Skin Rash and Sexually Transmitted Diseases An STD is a disease that spread mainly by sexual contact. A partner with STD may transmit the diseases, causing an organism to the other partner during vaginal, oral or anal sex. STDs are the most commonly spread complicated diseases in the world to catch as you have to be up close and personal...
  6. Learning More About The Chlamydia STI – Symptoms, Causes, Diagnoses, And Treatment

    Chlamydia is one of the most commonly occurring sexually transmitted diseases in the United States. This STD easily spreads as it often causes no symptoms and perhaps would unknowingly pass on to your sexual partners. As a matter of fact, about 50 percent of infections in men and 75 percent in women are without any prior symptoms. Chlamydia Symptoms –...
  7. Chlamydia Signs and Symptoms

    Chlamydia is one of the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted infections in the United States, according to CDC reports. The infection is spread easily between sexual partners because it is rarely accompanied by obvious symptoms. CDC estimates that about 2.86 million infections occur annually. Many people get infected with Chlamydia but fail to seek treatment because they are not...
  8. Teens Invented Condoms that can Detect STDs

    Three students, ages 13-14 years old, of Newton Academy in London invent color-changing condoms to warn of STDs. Their proposal won them the top prize in the UK 's TeenTech Awards in 2015. The concept sounds creative and could be a game-changer in STDs detection, but as of today it is still a concept and with the current technology, it's...
  9. Primary HIV

    What is Primary HIV? PHI (Primary HIV Infection) Syndrome usually starts within one to six weeks after initial infection of HIV appears as an acute case of flu-like symptoms. Who is at risk? Anyone can become infected, but in the US blacks are infected 7 times more often than whites and Hispanics 3 times more often than whites. Other risk...
  10. Where You Can Buy STD Rapid Test Kits

    Sexually transmitted diseases are widespread nowadays and it has caused a number of epidemics in various parts of the world. For that reason, we must find a way to stop and avoid that, and help those that have been affected. These days, some of the most common STDs include HIV, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, and Chlamydia. These four have stricken several millions...

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