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Sexual Health - As mentioned before about gential warts, the human papillomavirus (HPV) causes warts. There are more than 40 different strains of HPV that specifically affect the genital area. Genital HPV is spread through sexual contact. In most cases, your immune system kills genital HPV and you never develop signs or symptoms   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Genital warts are warts that are located near or in the genital areas. In a female, that means on or near the vulva (the outside genital area), vagina, cervix, or anus. In a male, that means near or on the penis, scrotum, or anus. There are several alternative names for   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Genital herpes is an infection of the genitals (penis in men, vulva and vagina in women) and surrounding area of skin. It is caused by the herpes simplex virus. Complications associated with genital herpes may include: #Other sexually transmitted infections Having genital sores increases your risk of transmitting or contracting   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - The best way to avoid getting genital herpes is to avoid all sexual contact, including oral sex. Next best is being in a long-term, mutually monogamous relationship with someone who has been tested and is not, and never has been, infected with herpes. Condoms remain the best way to protect against   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Genital herpes cannot be cured. However, antiviral medication can relieve pain and discomfort during an outbreak by healing the sores more quickly. These drugs appear to help during first attacks more than they do in later outbreaks. Medicines used to treat herpes include acyclovir, famciclovir, and valacyclovir. But there are   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Someone who has been exposed to the genital herpes virus may not be aware of the infection and may never have an outbreak of sores. However, if a person does have an outbreak, the symptoms can cause significant discomfort. Many people with HSV-2 infection never have sores, or they have   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Genital herpes is a disease which infect your genital areas. This disease commonly caused by a virus called herpes simplex (HSV) which parted into two: * HSV-1. This is the type that usually causes cold sores or fever blisters around your mouth, though it can be spread to your genital area   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Genital herpes is an infection of the genitals (penis in men, vulva and vagina in women) and surrounding area of skin. It is caused by the herpes simplex virus. The buttocks and anus may also be affected. There are two types of herpes simplex virus: * Type 1 herpes simplex virus   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - The surest way to prevent a chlamydia infection is to abstain from sexual activities. Short of that, you can: * Use condoms Use a male latex condom or a female polyurethane condom during each sexual contact. Condoms used properly during every sexual encounter reduce but don’t eliminate the risk of infection. * Limit   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Chlamydia is treated with antibiotics including tetracyclines, azithromycin, or erythromycin. You may be asked to take your medication in a one-time dose, or you may need to take the medication daily or multiple times a day for five to 10 days. You can get chlamydia with gonorrhea or syphilis, so if   Continue reading ...

 
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