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Sexual Health / STDs News From Medical News Today

Sexuality is a big part of being human. Love, affection and sexual intimacy all play a role in healthy relationships. A number of disorders can affect the ability to have or enjoy sex in both men and women. Factors that can affect sexual health include fe

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Women report vaginal ring for preventing HIV had little effect on sexual intercourse

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Most women who used an experimental vaginal ring for HIV prevention report that the physical act of sex was largely unaffected by using the product, which is inserted monthly for continuous wear.

Ancient hominid 'hanky panky' also influenced spread of STIs

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PDT

With recent studies proving that almost everyone has a little bit of Neanderthal DNA in them - up to 5 percent of the human genome - it's become clear our ancestors not only had some serious...

Men conceived through IVF may inherit father's fertility problems

Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PDT

The first ever analysis of men conceived though intracytoplasmic sperm injection reveals the procedure may be linked to poorer sperm count and quality.

How Does Prostate Cancer Affect Sex?

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Men having treatment for prostate cancer can have problems with sex. Learn about what causes these problems and what treatments are available.

HPV: How physicians recommend vaccine influences parents' choices

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Whether or not a parent chooses to vaccinate their child against HPV may depend on the language their child's physician uses to recommend the vaccine.

Hormonal contraceptives may raise depression risk

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDT

The use of hormonal contraceptives was linked to higher risk of depression and antidepressant use in a new study, especially for teenage girls.

LARC versus SARC: Major study demonstrates clear benefits of long-acting reversible contraception compared to short-acting reversible contraception

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Benefits of increased voluntary uptake of LARC may extend to wider populations than previously thought, according to a major study in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Hepatitis C: Signs and Symptoms

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Hepatitis C (HCV) affects thousands of Americans each year. Learn all about the signs and symptoms of the condition here, as well as treatment options.

Men's sex drive could be boosted with light therapy

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PDT

Exposure to bright light for 30 minutes daily may increase men's testosterone levels and boost their sex drive, new research suggests.

School sex education often negative, heterosexist, and out of touch

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

And taught by poorly trained, embarrassed teachers, say young people.School sex education is often negative, heterosexist, and out of touch, and taught by poorly trained, embarrassed teachers...

Greater efforts are needed to eliminate female genital mutilation

Thu, 08 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

The World Health Organization reports that more than 200 million girls and women currently have been subjected to female genital mutilation/cutting worldwide, and three million girls continue to be...

Should I Worry About a Papilloma?

Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Papillomas are benign lumps that may cause problems in some locations. Learn about their causes, symptoms, and treatment with this article.

Sex in seniors: Worrying gender difference unearthed

Tue, 06 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Sexual intercourse in older adults is widely accepted to be a healthful pastime. New research shows that this might not be the case for both genders.

WHO revise STD treatment guidelines as threat of antibiotic resistance escalates

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 07:00:00 PDT

Prompted by rapidly increasing resistance to antibiotics, the WHO have revised treatment guidelines for three STDs: gonorrhea, syphilis, and chlamydia.

Sexual problems more common among young women after heart attack

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Younger women between ages 18-55 years are more likely than men to experience sexual function problems in the year following a heart attack, study finds.

Baby simulator programs 'increase teen pregnancy risk, not reduce it'

Sun, 28 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Instead of lowering the risk of teenage pregnancy, baby simulator-based programs increase pregnancy risk among adolescents, a new study finds.

Assisted-living facilities limit older adults' rights to sexual freedom, study finds

Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Older adults in assisted-living facilities experience limits to their rights to sexual freedom because of a lack of policies regarding the issue and the actions of staff and administrators at these...

Team of US Navy doctors suggests internet pornography may be fueling rise in sexual dysfunctions

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDT

A team of urologists, neuroscientists and psychiatrists from the US Navy has reported in a new review published in Behavioral Sciences that sexual difficulties appear to be increasing sharply among...

Preclinical evaluation of a vaccine against herpes viruses

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Oral and genital herpes are caused by the herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) and the herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2), which both cause lifelong infection.

Common virus' link to breast cancer investigated

Wed, 03 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

The most common virus to infect humans - EBV - plays a role in breast cancer. New research may have uncovered the mechanisms behind this relationship.

Sexual behavior: Millennials not the 'hookup generation' after all

Tue, 02 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDT

While there is widespread notion that millennials are the 'hookup' generation through dating apps like Tinder, new research shows this is not the case.

Why do women orgasm? Study may hold the answer

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDT

By assessing the evolution of the female orgasm across mammalian species, researchers find it may have once played a direct role in human reproduction.

Regardless of age, health conditions, many seniors not retired from sex

Thu, 28 Jul 2016 02:00:00 PDT

Despite societal perceptions that older adults' love lives are ancient history, many seniors are anything but retired from sex, a new study suggests.

Transgender identity 'should not be classified as a mental disorder'

Wed, 27 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A new study finds that mental health issues among transgender individuals are largely triggered by stigma, rather than transgender identity itself.

Simple Home Remedies for Cold Sores

Mon, 25 Jul 2016 00:00:00 PDT

Learn all about a number of home remedies for cold sores. This article also looks at prescribed medication and cold sore prevention tips.