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Syphilis and the COVID-19 pandemic: Did the lockdown stop risky sexual behavior?
Clinics in Dermatology; Bonato F, Ferreli C et. al.

Nov 24th, 2021 - Restrictive measures to contain the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic might produce different effects on other infective diseases, especially those affecting the most intimate sphere of sexuality. The epidemiology of syphilis could refl...

Human Papillomavirus Prevalence in Urine Samples of Asymptomatic Male Sexual Partners o...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Jin H, Kim DH et. al.

Nov 14th, 2021 - Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in males is associated with various cancers, including cervical cancer in women and penile and bladder cancers in men. However, there is limited research on the prevalence and prevention of male HPV infection. ...

A Latent Class Analysis of Sexual Behavior and Associations with Sex Education, Smoking...
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Archives of Sexual Behavior; Zhang Y, Wang C et. al.

Nov 10th, 2021 - The incidence of sexually transmitted diseases has alarmingly increased among Chinese youth in the past decade, and newly diagnosed cases of AIDS have almost doubled between 2010 and 2015. However, little is known about classes of sexual behavior ...

BufferGel and PRO 2000/5: Vaginal Gels to Prevent HIV Infection in Women

Nov 8th, 2021 - Accessible, usable, and effective vaginal microbicides could significantly decrease the spread of HIV. Vaginal microbicides could be used with condoms to prevent HIV infection; they could also be used in situations in which an individual is unable...

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Guidelines  5 results

Vaginitis in Nonpregnant Patients: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Number 215.
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 20th, 2019 - Vaginitis is defined as inflammation or infection of the vagina and is associated with a spectrum of symptoms, including vulvovaginal itching, burning, irritation, dyspareunia, "fishy" vaginal odor, and abnormal vaginal discharge. Vaginal symptoms...

Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2015.
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Workowski KA, Bolan GA et. al.

Jun 5th, 2015 - These guidelines for the treatment of persons who have or are at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) were updated by CDC after consultation with a group of professionals knowledgeable in the field of STDs who met in Atlanta on April 30-M...

Update to CDC's Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2010: oral cephalos...
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report;

Aug 10th, 2012 - Gonorrhea is a major cause of serious reproductive complications in women and can facilitate human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. Effective treatment is a cornerstone of U.S. gonorrhea control efforts, but treatment of gonorrhea has be...

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnancy: Clinical Summary

Jun 2nd, 2009 - SCREENING FOR SYPHILIS INFECTION IN PREGNANCY CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population All Pregnant Women Recommendation Screen for syphilis infection. Grade: A Screeni...

Recommendations for partner services programs for HIV infection, syphilis, gonorrhea, a...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali...

Nov 7th, 2008 - This report provides updated, integrated recommendations for services provided to partners of persons with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and three other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) (i.e., syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydial...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  35 results

BufferGel and PRO 2000/5: Vaginal Gels to Prevent HIV Infection in Women

Nov 8th, 2021 - Accessible, usable, and effective vaginal microbicides could significantly decrease the spread of HIV. Vaginal microbicides could be used with condoms to prevent HIV infection; they could also be used in situations in which an individual is unable...

Monoclonal Antibody-based Multipurpose Microbicides

Oct 1st, 2021 - The purpose of this project is to explore women's thoughts, opinions, and ideas about vaginal products. The investigators will ask women to help design the best strategy for applying a vaginal product using a specific kind of applicator. The inves...

Emotion Regulation Interventions for Preventing Collegiate Escalations in Drinking

Jul 21st, 2021 - In the most recent National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), college aged respondents between 18 and 25 years old reported the highest alcohol use rates (over 58%) as well as the highest rates of binge drinking of any age group. High alcohol...

Studies of Human Herpesvirus 8 and Kaposi's Sarcoma in Sicily

May 11th, 2020 - A series of studies will be conducted in Sicily by a collaborative team from the U.S. National Cancer Institute and the University of Palermo to better understand the prevalence and risk factors for the newly discovered human herpes virus 8 (HHV8)...

Bacterial Vaginosis Home Screening to Prevent STDs

Feb 18th, 2020 - Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is characterized by an imbalance in the normal vaginal bacterial flora. In the United States (US), BV is very common, and the most common cause of vaginitis, affecting approximately 1 in 10 sexually active young women. Bec...

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News  268 results

Updates to CDC's STI Guidelines Relevant to Midlife Women Too

Sep 28th, 2021 - Sexually transmitted infection rates have not increased as dramatically in older women as they have in women in their teens and 20s, but rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea in women over age 35 have seen a steady incline over the past decade, and syp...

COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Act 2

Aug 31st, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. As the pandemic raged last year, Ilish Pérez, a contact tracer and case interviewer for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, would ...

Experts See Strides on AIDS, but COVID-19 Halted Progress

Jun 10th, 2021 - Some researchers believe COVID-19 has derailed the fight against HIV, siphoning away health workers and other resources and setting back a U.S. campaign to decimate the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Saturday, June 5 marked the 40th anniversary of the fir...

Perimenopausal woman with adnexal mass
MDedge Family Medicine;

Apr 29th, 2021 - The presence and location of this mass, paired with the patient’s symptoms, led to the diagnosis of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). PID is an acute infection of the upper genital tract in women that is thought to be due to an ascending infectio.

Syphilis Cases in California Drive a Record-Setting Year for STDs Nationwide

Apr 14th, 2021 - In certain circles of San Francisco, a case of syphilis can be as common and casual as the flu, to the point where Billy Lemon can't even remember how many times he's had it. "Three or four? Five times in my life?" he struggles to recall. "It does...

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Patient Education  16 results see all →