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Sexual Health - Research has shown a link between trichomoniasis. Data suggest that: Trichomoniasis is associated with increased risk of transmission of HIV. Trichomoniasis may cause a woman to deliver a low-birth-weight or premature infant. Trichomoniasis is also associated with increased chances of cervical cancer Evidence implies that infection in males potentially raises the risks of   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - The most common treatment for trichomoniasis is to swallow one mega-dose pill of either metronidazole (Flagyl) or tinidazole (Tindamax). While there are medicated creams or gels that can be inserted in the vagina to treat the infection, taking the medication by mouth is much more effective. You should not drink alcohol   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis. Though this disease is rarely found in men, there are several men who infected have no symptoms. But if they do, it might turn to be really bad. Here are several symptoms of trichomoniasis. Women: * Discomfort with intercourse * Itching   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Trichomoniasis is caused by one-celled protozoa named Trichomonas vaginalis, a type of tiny parasite, that travel between people during sexual intercourse. Risk factors of getting this disease include: * Having multiple sexual partners * History of other sexually transmitted diseases * Previous episode of trichomoniasis

Sexual Health - Trichomoniasis is a sexually transmitted infection caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis. Trichomoniasis is found worldwide. In the United States, the highest number of cases are seen in women between age 16 and 35. Trichomoniasis is rarely found in men though some guys also infected. This disease is spread through   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - To help prevent the spread of syphilis, follow these suggestions: * Abstain or be monogamous The only certain way to avoid syphilis is to avoid having sex. The next best option is to have mutually monogamous sex with one partner who is uninfected. Free sex is surely bad for syphilis. * Use a   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Antibiotics are an effective treatment for syphilis. The antibiotic of choice is penicillin. The dose and how it’s given (into a muscle or into a vein) depend on the stage of syphilis. Doxycycline may be used as an alternative treatment in individuals who are allergic to penicillin. A single injection of   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - Syphilis is one of STD (Sexually Transmitted Disease) which caused by a certain bacteria. Without treatment, syphilis can lead to damage throughout your body. Syphilis also increases the risk of HIV infection and, for women, can cause problems during pregnancy. Treatment can help prevent future damage but can’t repair or   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - As mentioned before on syphilis overview section, syphilis has some stages/types. Read the following list of types to know its symptoms. Primary syphilis The first sign of syphilis is a small sore, called a chancre. The sore appears at the spot where the bacteria entered your body. While most people infected with   Continue reading ...

Sexual Health - The cause of syphilis is a bacterium called Treponema pallidum. The most common route of transmission is through contact with infected person’s sore during sexual activity. The bacteria enter your body through minor cuts or abrasions in your skin or mucous membranes. Syphilis is contagious during its primary and secondary   Continue reading ...

 
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