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Pubic lice (crabs) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pubic-lice-crabs/symptoms-causes/syc-20350300

Nov 5th, 2018 - Overview Pubic lice, commonly called crabs, are tiny insects found in your genital area. They are a different type of louse from head lice and body lice. Measuring 1/16 inch (1.6 millimeters) or less, pubic lice received their nickname because their bodies resemble tiny crabs. The most common way to acquire pubic lice is through sexual intercourse. In children, pubic lice may be found in their ...

Child abuse - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/child-abuse/symptoms-causes/syc-20370864

Oct 4th, 2018 - Overview Mayo Clinic Child and Family Advocacy Center Any intentional harm or mistreatment to a child under 18 years old is considered child abuse. Child abuse takes many forms, which often occur at the same time. Physical abuse. Physical child abuse occurs when a child is purposely physically injured or put at risk of harm by another person. Sexual abuse. Sexual child abuse is any sexual activ...

Female sexual dysfunction - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/female-sexual-dysfunction/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372556

Sep 5th, 2018 - Diagnosis To diagnose female sexual dysfunction, your doctor may: Discuss your sexual and medical history. You might be uneasy talking with your doctor about such personal matters, but your sexuality is a key part of your well-being. The more upfront you can be about your sexual history and current problems, the better your chances of finding an effective way to treat them. Perform a pelvic exa...

Female sexual dysfunction - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/female-sexual-dysfunction/symptoms-causes/syc-20372549

Sep 5th, 2018 - Overview Persistent, recurrent problems with sexual response, desire, orgasm or pain — that distress you or strain your relationship with your partner — are known medically as sexual dysfunction. Many women experience problems with sexual function at some point, and some have difficulties throughout their lives. Female sexual dysfunction can occur at any stage of life. It can occur only in cert...

Delayed ejaculation - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/delayed-ejaculation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371363

Jun 4th, 2018 - Diagnosis A physical exam and medical history might be all that are needed to recommend treatment for delayed ejaculation. However, if delayed ejaculation appears to be caused by an underlying problem that might need treatment, you might need further tests or you might need to see a specialist. Tests for underlying problems can include: Physical exam. This might include careful examination of y...

Delayed ejaculation - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/delayed-ejaculation/symptoms-causes/syc-20371358

Jun 4th, 2018 - Overview Delayed ejaculation — sometimes called impaired ejaculation — is a condition in which it takes an extended period of sexual stimulation for men to reach sexual climax and release semen from the penis (ejaculate). Some men with delayed ejaculation are unable to ejaculate at all. Delayed ejaculation can be temporary or a lifelong problem. Possible causes of delayed ejaculation include ce...

Premature ejaculation - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premature-ejaculation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354905

May 15th, 2018 - Diagnosis In addition to asking about your sex life, your doctor will ask about your health history and might do a physical exam. If you have both premature ejaculation and trouble getting or maintaining an erection, your doctor might order blood tests to check your male hormone (testosterone) levels or other tests. In some cases, your doctor might suggest that you go to a urologist or a mental...

Anorgasmia in women - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/anorgasmia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369428

Apr 18th, 2018 - Diagnosis A medical evaluation for anorgasmia usually consists of: A thorough medical history. Your doctor might ask about your sexual history, surgical history and current relationship. Don't let embarrassment stop you from giving candid answers. These questions provide clues to the cause of your problem. A physical exam. Your doctor will probably conduct a general physical exam to look for ph...

Anorgasmia in women - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/anorgasmia/symptoms-causes/syc-20369422

Apr 18th, 2018 - Overview Anorgasmia is the medical term for regular difficulty reaching orgasm after ample sexual stimulation. The lack of orgasms distresses you or interferes with your relationship with your partner. Orgasms vary in intensity, and women vary in the frequency of their orgasms and the amount of stimulation needed to trigger an orgasm. Most women require some degree of direct or indirect clitora...

Painful intercourse (dyspareunia) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/painful-intercourse/symptoms-causes/syc-20375967

Jan 11th, 2018 - Overview Painful intercourse can occur for reasons that range from structural problems to psychological concerns. Many women have painful intercourse at some point in their lives. The medical term for painful intercourse is dyspareunia (dis-puh-ROO-nee-uh), defined as persistent or recurrent genital pain that occurs just before, during or after intercourse. Talk to your doctor if you're having ...

Painful intercourse (dyspareunia) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/painful-intercourse/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375973

Jan 11th, 2018 - Diagnosis A medical evaluation for dyspareunia usually consists of: A thorough medical history. Your doctor may ask when your pain began, exactly where it hurts, how it feels, and if it happens with every sexual partner and every sexual position. Your doctor may also inquire about your sexual history, surgical history and previous childbirth experiences. Don't let embarrassment stop you from gi...

Compulsive sexual behavior - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/compulsive-sexual-behavior/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20360453

Oct 4th, 2017 - Diagnosis Your doctor or other mental health professional can do a psychological evaluation, which may involve answering questions about your: Physical and mental health, as well as your overall emotional well-being Sexual thoughts, behaviors and compulsions that are hard to control Use of recreational drugs and alcohol Family, relationships and social situation Problems caused by your sexual b...

Compulsive sexual behavior - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/compulsive-sexual-behavior/symptoms-causes/syc-20360434

Oct 4th, 2017 - Overview Compulsive sexual behavior is sometimes called hypersexuality, hypersexuality disorder or sexual addiction. It's an excessive preoccupation with sexual fantasies, urges or behaviors that is difficult to control, causes you distress, or negatively affects your health, job, relationships or other parts of your life. Compulsive sexual behavior may involve a variety of commonly enjoyable s...

Vulvodynia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vulvodynia/symptoms-causes/syc-20353423

Jul 21st, 2017 - Overview Vulvodynia (vul-voe-DIN-e-uh) is chronic pain or discomfort around the opening of your vagina (vulva) for which there's no identifiable cause and which lasts at least three months. The pain, burning or irritation associated with vulvodynia can make you so uncomfortable that sitting for long periods or having sex becomes unthinkable. The condition can last for months to years. If you ha...

Vulvodynia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vulvodynia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353427

Jul 21st, 2017 - Diagnosis Pelvic exam Pelvic exam During a pelvic exam, your doctor inserts two gloved fingers inside your vagina. While simultaneously pressing down on your abdomen, he or she can evaluate your uterus, ovaries and other pelvic organs. Before diagnosing vulvodynia, your doctor will ask you questions about your medical, sexual and surgical history and to understand the location, nature and exten...

Diabetes Complications
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Jan 9th, 2008 - If you have diabetes, your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. Over time, this can cause problems with other body functions, such as your kidneys, nerves, feet, and eyes. Having diabetes can also put you at a higher risk for heart disease and bone and joint disorders. Other long-term complications of diabetes include skin problems, digestive problems, sexual dysfunction, and pro...

Vulvar Disorders
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Nov 12th, 2007 - The vulva is the external part of a woman's genitals. Some problems you can have with the vulvar area include Vaginitis or vulvovaginitis, swelling or infection of the vulva and vagina Skin problems due to allergy Vulvar cancer Vulvodynia, or vulvar pain Symptoms may include redness, itching, pain, or cracks in the skin. Treatment depends on the cause.

Child Sexual Abuse
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Feb 29th, 2004 - Sexual abuse is one form of child abuse. It includes a wide range of actions between a child and an adult or older child. Often these involve body contact, but not always. Exposing one's genitals to children or pressuring them for sex is sexual abuse. Using a child for pornography is also sexual abuse. Most sexual abusers know the child they abuse. They may be family friends, neighbors or babys...

Underage Drinking
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Jun 25th, 2000 - Alcohol is the most widely misused substance among America's youth. Drinking by young people has big health and safety risks. It is dangerous because it Causes many deaths and injuries Can lead to poor decisions about engaging in risky behavior, such as drinking and driving or unprotected sex Increases the risk of physical and sexual assault Can lead to other problems, such as trouble in school...

Domestic Violence
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Jul 25th, 1999 - What is domestic violence? Domestic violence is a type of abuse. It can be the abuse of a spouse or partner, which is also known as intimate partner violence. Or it could be the abuse of a child, older relative, or other family member. Domestic violence may include different types of abuse, such as Physical violence that can lead to injuries such as bruises or fractures (broken bones) Sexual vi...