Misc. Sexually Tranmitted Diseases News

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Pregnancy

Government Task Force recommends all pregnant women be screened for syphilis.

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10/20/2017
Oral Sex Plus Smoking a Cancer Danger for Men

Risk of head and neck tumors tied to HPV infection jumps to 15 percent for this group, study finds

10/16/2017
1 in 9 American Men Infected With Oral HPV

Vaccine provides protection, but number of boys getting shots remains low, researchers say

9/28/2017
Vaginal Bacteria Tied to Heightened Chlamydia Risk

Women with greater amounts of a type of Lactobacillus may be more likely to get the STD, research shows

9/26/2017
STDs Hit All-Time High in U.S.

Annual report shows more than 2 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis reported in 2016

9/20/2017
Fighting HIV on Multiple Fronts Might Lead to Vaccine

Combination strategy fully protects lab monkeys, studies find

9/13/2017
Semen Harbors Wide Range of Viruses

Researchers find 27 infectious agents, but it remains unknown how many can be transmitted sexually

9/11/2017
8 Ways College Women Can Protect Their Health

Awareness and follow-up are keys to avoiding gynecologic problems, expert advises

8/24/2017
More U.S. Teens Getting Vaccinated Against HPV

But rates still lagging against the cancer-causing virus that's caused by sexual contact, CDC says

8/18/2017
Zika May Not Last in Semen as Long as Thought

Men should still follow CDC guidelines and use condoms for at least 6 months, health experts say

8/16/2017
Ouch! Americans Injuring Themselves Grooming Pubic Hair

Study finds cuts, burns and infections send many to doctor, some to the ER

8/10/2017
Only About One-Third of Americans Use Condoms: CDC

They aren't the best method of birth control, but they do help prevent STDs, health experts say

7/11/2017
New Hope in Search for Vaccine Against Gonorrhea

Study shows that routine meningitis shot may offer at least some protection

6/22/2017
Most U.S. Teens Aren't 'Doing It'

By 18, more than half of adolescents were still virgins, new CDC survey reveals