Sexually Transmitted Diseases
What's The Secret To The Dramatic Decrease On HIV Cases In Queensland? Have We Finally Found The Cure? Details Inside
Is there a secret towards maintaining a dramatic decrease in terms of HIV? Considering that there is no known cure to the said disease, how does one state keep this consistency? Does it mean that we have finally found the cure against HIV? Here's what health experts have to say.
The Cure For HIV Can Actually Increase Syphilis, New Study Warns: Is It Not Safe To Use Them Anymore?
Is the fight against HIV a hopeless case? As the ultimate treatment for the virus gets clearer, what’s the truth behind the new claims of a study that it increases the risk for syphilis? How is that possible? Here are the details revealed by health experts.
Oh No! HIV Outbreak In An Unnamed Village In Bristol Bay Causes Mass Hysteria, Find Out Why
Considering that the stigma brought by HIV is still undying across the globe, and the final solution is yet to be found, what are the challenges that a certain village in Bristol Bay faces as there has been a declaration of HIV outbreak? Is this a hopeless or just another isolated case? Here’s what authorities have to say
Listerine And Sexually Transmitted Illnesses: Does Gargling Really Slow Down The Spread Of Gonorrhea?
In 1879, Listerine inventor, Dr. Joseph Lawrence claimed that the mouthwash brand can kill gonorrhea bacteria. A clinical trial was done in Melbourne to confirm this claim, and the result is amazing.
Regularly Trimming Your Pubic Hair Increases Risk For Sexually Transmitted Infections
A study in the US shows that people who wax or shave their pubic area regularly are more likely to get sexually transmitted infections (STIs), like herpes and human papilloma virus.
New HIV Vaccine Will Launch Trial In South Africa
The vaccine to be used is based on a trial in Thailand in 2009. South Africa has at least 6.8 million cases of HIV, so if the trial is successful, it could dramatically change the course of the pandemic.
STD Cases In Florida, On The Rise, What Does This Mean?
Can The Rise Of STD Cases Imply That There Is An Upcoming Rise In HIV Cases In The Future As Well? Find Out What Experts Have To Say
HIV-positive Hyena-Man From Malawi Got Lenient Sentence, Women's Rights Activists Say
Eric Aniva, known as the "hyena man", is HIV-positive, and was hired for "cleansing sex" with more than 100 young women and underage girls. He had been sentence to two years of hard labor, which activists say is too lenient.
POZ Lists 2016's Top 100 Names In The Fight Against HIV/AIDS
The magazine publishes an annual list of HIV/AIDS heroes and has a slightly different focus every year. For 2016, they decided to name frontrunners from the Southern States, where HIV is an epidemic.
STD-Carrying Killer Ladybirds Spotted In Northern Ireland
Deadly Harlequin ladybirds flew from Asia and North America to seek hibernation spots in British homes. They pose health threats because they carry a dangerous sexually-transmitted infection.