How Common Are STDs? Most People Have No Clue!

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are a variety of diseases caused by bacterial or viral infections transmitted through, as the term suggests, unprotected sexual intercourse with that including all kinds of sex such as oral, vaginal, and anal. Of course, there are other transmission methods, however, having unprotected sex is the most common method of them … Read more

A New Oral Antibiotic for The Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Gonorrhea Is in The Making

Caused by an infection with the bacterium known as Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Gonorrhea is a common and dangerous sexually transmitted disease (STD). Gonorrhea passes from a person to a person most commonly through having unprotected sexual intercourse of any kind with an infected individual. With proper condom usage and antibiotic usage, it is highly likely that … Read more

A New Chlamydia Species Found Living Outside of a Host Almost Two Miles Under the Atlantic Ocean

It was 1907 when Chlamydia has first been discovered. Then, it had infected an orangutan. Today, we know that Chlamydia can affect both animals and humans. Chlamydia has been declared as a dangerous sexually transmitted disease (STD), one that is easily transmitted through having unprotected sexual intercourse. In fact, chlamydia is considered to be the … Read more

A Noticeable Increase in New Syphilis Cases Has Been Reported in the US

Syphilis is one of the common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) caused by a bacteria called Treponema pallidum. Easily transmitted through having unprotected sexual intercourse, including oral, vaginal, and anal sex, syphilis has managed to affect millions of people globally. The first symptom of the syphilis cases all seems to be a small, painless sore which … Read more

How Can You Prevent HIV?

Since there is still no cure found for a dangerous infection such as HIV and the disease that it often leads to, with that being AIDS, all that we are left with is prevention. At this point, to prevent HIV and AIDS is the only thing that we can do in order to reduce the … Read more

How Can You Test for Chlamydia at Home?

Sexually transmitted infections such as chlamydia are a serious problem for many countries, only in the UK, more than 200,000 individuals tested positive for this infection. With more than 127 million newly reported cases in 2016, chlamydia is the topmost prevalent STIs in the world. But, the real problem is that chlamydia often doesn’t show … Read more

What You Need To Know About Chlamydia Test

Chlamydia is the topmost prevalent STIs (sexually transmitted infection) in the world. This bacterial infection can easily spread through anal, vaginal, or oral sex with an infected individual. Most people experience no symptoms, which has led many to spread the diseases without even knowing they have it. With the help of antibiotics, it’s incredibly easy to … Read more