Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTApproximately 500 million people around the world are infected with the genital herpes virus known as herpes simplex virus 2 (HSV2).
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTDrugs used to treat HIV could affect how the body responds to syphilis, inadvertently contributing to a current outbreak, a new study suggests.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTLearn all about genital psoriasis. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for this condition, as well as how it might affect sexual health.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTA new study from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health suggests modifying federal health guidelines related to the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis to prevent HIV transmission because current...
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTResearchers have identified specific bacteria in the female genital tract that may increase a woman's susceptibility to HIV by fourfold.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTWhat natural remedies may help with vaginal atrophy? Learn about the causes and symptoms of vaginal atrophy, when to see a doctor, and other treatments.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTGirls from low-income families in the U.S. are unprepared for puberty and have largely negative experiences of this transition, according to researchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of...
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTScientists at the University of York have harnessed the therapeutic effects of carbon monoxide-releasing molecules to develop a new antibiotic which could be used to treat the sexually transmitted...
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 09:00:00 PSTA groundbreaking, heat-activated penile implant shows real promise of improving penis functionality for men with erectile dysfunction.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe law is now widely seen as not fit for purpose.Abortion care in the UK is "heading towards a crisis" and reform of the law is just one of the many obstacles that needs to be overcome, argues...
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTDespite the widespread belief that contraceptive pills 'kill' sexual desire, new research suggests other factors may play a more significant role.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIn a study appearing in JAMA, Anna Wald, M.D., M.P.H., of the University of Washington & Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, and colleagues compared the medications pritelivir and...
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTA commercial brand of mouthwash that is readily available from supermarkets and pharmacies can help curb the growth of the bacteria responsible for gonorrhoea, reveals preliminary research...
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTHPV is often associated with women, but men can get it too. Learn about its symptoms, links to a number of cancers, causes, and treatments.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTCities with substantial uncircumcised populations in 1950 tended to have higher HIV-2 prevalence from 1985.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTOlder people's sexual activity problems and desires are being dismissed by health practitioners due to their age, a new study has suggested.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTOver the last few decades, an age-old infectious disease has been re-emerging globally: Syphilis.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTBreaking research asks whether the amount and frequency of pubic grooming increases our susceptibility to sexually transmitted infections.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTAccording to new figures released on World AIDS Day (WAD) by PHE, an estimated 101,200 people are living with HIV in the UK. Of these more than 13,500 are living with an undiagnosed infection.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is the birth control pill and what is an IUD? Learn about things to consider when choosing between the two and other contraception options.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTViagra is used to treat erectile dysfunction, but it is not the only option. Find out more about the medical and herbal alternatives that are available.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTAn IUD is an effective form of birth control, but sometimes they need removing. This article looks at when and how this is done, as well as IUD types.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTViagra - a drug used to treat erectile dysfunction - has shown promise for reducing heart attack incidence and death among men with type 2 diabetes.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTWhat is the prostate gland and how can prostate cancer affect sexual behavior? Learn how to manage your sex life after prostate cancer and its treatment.
Sat, 19 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new study examines the link between female sexual functions - such as sexual desire - and relationship status over a longer period of time.