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  • Bacterial STD Boosts HIV Risk
    In women, sexually transmitted bacterial infection ups HIV risk, shows study. The study by researchers at RTI International found that women with the emerging sexually transmitted disease Mycoplasma genitalium are more likely to acquire HIV infection. Further research will be required to confirm a causal relationship and to identify risk factors for M. genitalium infection in African populations, said Sue Napierala Mavedzenge, Ph.D., a research investigator with the Womens Global Health....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2012/3/29 17:20:00
  • App to Direct New Yorkers to Free Condoms
    A new app that tells smart phone users where they can get free Lifestyles condoms will be launched by the New York Health Department. Using GPS, the NYC Condom Finder Services app directs randy New Yorkers to one of the 1,000 centers across the five boroughs where lubricated Lifestyles brand condoms are handed out for free. New Yorkers are mobile, so we need to reach them both with sexual health information and easy access to service information wherever they are, the New York Daily News q....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2012/2/22 17:16:12
  • Causes of Mycoplasma and Chlamydia Infection
    Mycoplasma and chlamydia are sexually transmitted diseases. The main causes of Mycoplasma and chlamydia include filthy sexual intercourse, poor personal hygiene, using dirty utensils or living goods. Mycoplasma and chlamydia first develop urethra infection, which leads to nongonococcal urethritis. Mycoplasma and chlamydia do great harm to human genitourinary system. Mycoplasma and chlamydia can make urinary and genital organs develop chronic hyperplastic and inflammatory lesions. They can cause....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2012/2/10 17:25:00
  • Signs and Symptoms of STIs
    It is important to discuss any signs and symptoms you think may be caused by an STI with your doctor, nurse or sexual health clinician. Many people who have an STI do not develop any symptoms and may not be aware they have an infection that can be passed on to their sexual contacts. When STIs do produce signs and symptoms, they usually appear in the genital area and include discharge from the penis, vagina or anus, pain or discomfort during sex or when urinating, lumps and bumps on the....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2012/1/6 16:58:27
  • Causes of Mycoplasma and Chlamydia Infection in Men
    Mycoplasma and chlamydia are sexually transmitted diseases. The main causes of Mycoplasma and chlamydia include filthy sexual intercourse, poor personal hygiene, using dirty utensils or living goods. Mycoplasma and chlamydia first develop urethra infection, which leads to nongonococcal urethritis. Mycoplasma and chlamydia do great harm to human genitourinary system. Mycoplasma and chlamydia can make urinary and genital organs develop chronic hyperplastic and inflammatory lesions. They can cau....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/12/24 16:57:41
  • Symptoms of Ureaplasma Urealyticum Infection in Men
    Symptoms suffered from by men testing positive for ureaplasma urealyticum are caused by ureaplasma urealyticum infection mainly through sexual contact. Men testing positive for ureaplasma urealyticum may suffer from symptoms of urethritis. Ureaplasma urealyticum infects urethra mucosa and causes light swelling around patients urethral orifice, and patients have a feeling of itching and pain in the urethra which is sometimes unbearable. Abnormal secretion can be discharged with a feeling....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/12/17 17:27:18
  • What's the Cause of Chlamydia Infection?
    To find out the reason why humans urogenital system could be infected with chlamydia , we have to understand what chlamydia is in the first place. Chlamydia is a kind of prokaryote whose size is between virus and bacteria. It cannot generate energy rich compounds itself and can only obtain energy from host cells. Accordingly, it parasitizes cells, reproduces in them, damages them and may lead to death of infected cells, and it is difficult to be killed by human’s immune system. The main....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/12/8 16:40:30
  • Chlamydia cluster blamed on failure to wear condoms
    GUELPH - Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health has identified a cluster of sexually transmitted chlamydia cases in the University of Guelph area. In an effort to combat such sexually - transmitted infections (STIs), the health unit is enhancing ties with campus student health services. And in another development, the health unit soon plans to offer quick HIV testing on campus. The health unit identified 520 cases of chlamydia last year in its sprawling coverage area of Guelph and the t....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/12/8 16:36:36
  • Diseases Caused by Mycoplasma, Chlamydia and Ureaplasma
    If you feel sick and your doctor is unable to make a diagnosis because all laboratory tests and cultures fail to reveal a cause, you could be infected with any of these bacteria. The only way that you will be cured is for your doctor to suspect an infection with these germs and for you to take long-acting erythromycin or tetracyclines for several weeks, months or years. They are the most common cause of venereal diseases and are a common cause of muscle and joint pains, burning in the stoma....
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    Author: lixiaop
    Date: 2011/12/1 16:35:57
  • Symptoms of Chlamydia Infection in Women: Burning Sensation with Urinating
    The Symptoms of chlamydia In women are: Rectal discomfort or release Abdominal pain Burning sensation during urination Painful intercourse Genital discharge Regrettably the actual the signs of the problem don’t show itself by itself and many women don’t understand they have an infection that’s damaging their own organs. In the event that not treated chlamydia symptoms may invade your own genitalia as well as reproductive organs, causing pelvic inflammatory illness, Inability to conc....
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    Author: John
    Date: 2011/11/30 17:06:58