Male circumcision: get the timing right
- Trichomonas vaginalis infection in Nigerian pregnant women and risk factors associated with sexually transmitted infections. Oyeyemi, Oyetunde T.; Fadipe, Olamide; Oyeyemi, Ifeoluwa T. // International Journal of STD & AIDS;Nov2016, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p1187
Trichomoniasis poses a public health threat to pregnant women and neonatal health. This study evaluated Trichomonas vaginalis and other common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) status in pregnant women, and risk factors associated with them. The study was cross-sectional and descriptive and...
- Increased risk of STD infection among Peruvian women... Mahler, K. // International Family Planning Perspectives;Mar97, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p39
Presents a study on the increased risk of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) among Peruvian women which are linked to the sexual practices of their male partners. Time period of study; How it was conducted; Risk factors associated with STDs; Results and conclusions of study; References the...
- Sexual Abuse and STDs. // Family Planning Perspectives;Nov/Dec90, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p245
Reports that incarcerated adoslecent who were sexually abused at some time in their lives are more than three times as likely as those who were not abused to be infected with gonorrhea or syphillis. Findings on 2,521 teenagers who are admitted to a juvenile detention center in New York between...
- Who Knows What a Pap Smear Is? // Family Planning Perspectives;Nov/Dec90, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p245
Reports about the black women and their lack of knowledge about papanicolaou smear which may lead to the wrong conclusion about appropriate treatment and follow-up. Findings on a sample of 116 black women aged 16 to 43 who visited an STD clinic in an inner-city area of Baltimore; Observation...
- THE COST OF MONKEYING AROUND. Svitil, Kathy A. // Discover;Feb2001, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p15
Informs on a study which suggested that promiscuous behavior, for monkey and man alike, carries a risk of sexually transmitted diseases.
- SEXUALLY-TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS IN WOMEN; AN OPPORTUNITY FOR RENEWING POLICIES AND THE RESEARCH AGENDA REGARDING SEXUAL AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH IN COLOMBIA. Gaitán, Hernando // Revista Colombiana de Obstetricia y Ginecologia;ene-mar2012, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p11
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses the opportunity for renewing policies and research agenda concerning sexual and reproductive health in Colombia.
- Research into lubes has worrisome findings. Roehr, Bob // Bay Area Reporter;6/10/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 23, p2
The article offers information on a study which found that lubricants used in anal or vaginal sex can cause tissue damage, making people more susceptible to sexually transmitted infections, such as HIV.
- Erectile Dysfunction Drug Use Associated With Increased Prevalence Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases In Older Men. // Clinical Advisor;Nov2010, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p133
The article reports on research which found that the use of erectile dysfunction drugs is associated with an increased prevalence of sexually transmitted diseases in older men.
- ON OUR RADAR: Don't Bare It All. // Men's Health;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p32
The article focuses on the statement of researcher Francois Desruelles on the possibility that shaving one's pubic hair raises the risk of molluscum contagiosum, a skin disease which can be sexually transmitted.