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  1. New and improved: Syphilis makes comeback with unexpected drug resistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ars Technica

    ... allergies, has increased the use of macrolides. Azithromycin is also used for a range of other sexually transmitted diseases, says Arora. Since people can be infected with syphilis without knowing it, this means that a prescription of azithromycin ...

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  2. HPV in Men: Causes, Symptoms, and TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Medical News Today

    Most information about human papillomavirus focuses on women because certain types of the virus can cause cervical cancer . However, HPV can also cause health problems in men.

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  3. HIV-fighting PrEP drugs can be difficult to getRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 8 | WPTV Local News

    ... Critics of Truvada say the drug promotes unsafe practices and can be linked with a rise in sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhea, chlamydia and syphilis. PrEP doesn't protect you from STDs. KEGLOVITZ BAKER: Those are all treatable diseases. ...

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  4. 15 women share the best things about sex after 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 8 | She Knows

    ... getting pregnant or how to talk to boyfriends about whether or not they'd been tested for sexually transmitted diseases. In my 40s and in a longtime relationship, I don't have to waste energy worrying about things like that." - Marilyn C. "It's ...

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  5. Spike in sexually transmitted diseases among 50 to 70-year-oldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 8 | This Is London

    Rising divorce rates have been blamed for a marked spike in sexually transmitted infections among 50 to 70-year-olds. A new report found the number of STIs in the baby-boomer generation has risen by more than a third over the last few years.

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  6. West African HIV-2 prevalence associated with lower historical male circumcision ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 8 | Medical News Today

    In West African cities, male circumcision rates in 1950 were negatively correlated with HIV-2 prevalence from 1985, according to a study published in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Joao Sousa from the University of Leuven, Belgium, and colleagues. The HIV-2 virus likely emerged in humans around 1930-40 and is less widespread than the predominant HIV-1, remaining mostly within West Africa.

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  7. AHF Blasts Pfizer Over Shortage Of Syphilis Medication Bicillin On...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 7 | BioSpace

    ... said Michael Weinstein , AHF President. LOS ANGELES--( BUSINESS WIRE )--As reported cases of sexually transmitted diseases continue to rise across the U.S., AIDS Healthcare Foundation ( AHF ) today sharply criticized the U.S. biopharmaceutical ...

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  8. Youa re more likely to get an STD if you like to go bare down there, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Talking about sex may not be a regular part of your doctor-patient relationship, but it should be. This can be especially true for adolescents and young adults who are disproportionately impacted by sexually transmitted diseases .

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  9. Grooming could lead to increased risk of STDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | WPTV Local News

    A study found that sexually-active adults who trimmed their pubic hair were more likely to have sexually transmitted diseases, the University of California - San Francisco said on Monday. The study found that those who groom were 80 percent more likely to be infected with an STD.

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  10. Will penis measuring entice Sweden's young men?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | The Local

    ... handing out measuring tapes to young men in an effort to encourage them to practice safer sex. Sexually transmitted diseases have been on the rise in Sweden in recent years. The number of new syphilis cases has more than tripled in some parts of the ...

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  11. Pubic Hair Waxing Increases Risk of STIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | I4U Future Technology News

    It is being said that getting a Brazilian wax in Hollywood may lead to a four times greater risk of contracting Sexually Transmitted Diseases . Waxing, shaving and trimming pubic hair may lead to a greater risk of contracting STDs.

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  12. Research finds that older people's sexual problems are being dismissedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Medical News Today

    Older people's sexual activity problems and desires are being dismissed by health practitioners due to their age, a new study has suggested. Research by The University of Manchester's MICRA and Manchester Metropolitan University highlighted the obstacles some older couples face in maintaining fulfilling sexual lives, and how they adapt to these barriers.

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  13. Shaving pubic hair increases the risk of developing Sexually transmitted DiseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Women and men who trim their pubic hair are at a higher risk of developing Sexually Transmitted Diseases , a new study published in the journal 'Sexually Transmitted Infections' has found out. The study revealed that women who groom their pubic hair at least 11 times a year are more prone to the risk of STDs.

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  14. Pathology Devices Market Globally Expected to Drive Growth through 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | PR-inside.com

    ... diseases has triggered growth of pathology devices market, globally. The rising incidence of sexually transmitted diseases and lifestyle diseases is increasing the demand for anatomical and clinical chemistry pathologies. However, prevalent ...

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  15. New physicians determine about community healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | The Bennington Banner

    ... outreach and education programs including immunization clinics, diabetic screening, STD (sexually transmitted diseases) prevention, and health fairs; and 3. participate in local programs to assist underserved communities in Bennington and ...

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  16. The Ladies Are Upset With Drake & French MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | AllHipHop.com

    ... they can't shake off. You can't depend on a vibe to protect you from unplanned children or sexually transmitted diseases. The females have been outraged by these rules on social media and I guess outraged by how men and their favorite rappers really ...

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  17. Overzealous Shaving Could Raise Risk Of STIs By 440%, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Queerty

    ... banish all hair. It's unclear who paid for the study, but it appeared in the journal Sexually Transmitted Diseases, and found that women usually use a razor and men tend to use an electric device. Researchers suggest that the hair removal is learned ...

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  18. Does Your Bikini Wax Increase Your Risk of STDs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Shape

    ... know that these small skin breaks can also happen and are also likely to increase the risk of sexually transmitted diseases." (BTW, your HPV vaccine excuses are total BS .) It may seem like a simple fix is to just not have sex after shaving or ...

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  19. Bikini waxing linked to higher STD ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | CBS News

    ... U.S. residents, aged 18 to 65, about their grooming practices, sexual behavior and history of sexually transmitted diseases . Almost three out of four participants (74 percent) said they had groomed their pubic hair before. More women (84 percent) ...

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  20. In Russian Village Bearing Name Of God, Hell Raised Over Condom FactoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Weekday Magazine

    ... was posted online by local journalists. It shows activists opposing the use of condoms against sexually transmitted diseases, among other things. "Purity is the instrument against ugly diseases," one attendee is seen saying. "From Bogolyubov, we ...

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