Mycoplasma Genitalium Bacterial STD Leads To Potential HIV

The World Health Organization refers to HIV as a global epidemic. By 2018, an estimated 37.9 million individuals throughout the world were infected with this sexually transmitted disease. Among people aged between 15 and 49, an estimated 0.8% are currently infected with HIV. Researchers are constantly trying to find ways to improve preventative strategies currently used … Read more

The First Chlamydia Vaccine Can Pave the Way for More Effective STI Preventive Methods

A vaccine developed to prevent chlamydia infections has successfully completed its first testing phase.  For the last year, the production of the chlamydia vaccine was a top priority. But the intricate pathogen has made progress and development incredibly difficult and challenging. Based on the recent report, the primary trial phase has shown favorable results.   … Read more

Trichomonas Prevalence in Africa and How STDs Kits Can Help to Reduce Numbers

Trichomonas or commonly referred to as “trich,” is a serious problem for all low-income regions, particularly in African countries. There are more than 180 million STD cases reported globally, and most of them are in Africa.  Trich in Africa’s developing countries has a prevalence rate of 5% that can often go as high as 37%. … Read more