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Gardasil HPV Vaccine Stopping Genital Warts

Gardasil HPV Vaccine Stopping Genital Warts

In Australia, widespread vaccination of girls with the Gardasil HPV vaccine has cut genital warts cases by 60% in young women -- and by 30% in heterosexual men.
Quick, Simple Test Could Reduce HIV Drug Resistance

Quick, Simple Test Could Reduce HIV Drug Resistance

Method Accurately Predicts Treatment Failure in Less Than a Week
Sexual Conditions News and Features Page

Sexual Conditions News and Features Page

Find special feature stories and news on Sexual Conditions Health at WebMD
Vaginal Rashes and Sores-Topic Overview

Vaginal Rashes and Sores-Topic Overview

A rash in your vaginal area (vulva) may be caused by irritation of the skin from many sources, such as clothes rubbing against the skin. Rashes that occur without other symptoms are usually minor and often go away with home treatment.Contact dermatitisA common cause of a rash is contact with a ...
What Is Prostrate Cancer?

What Is Prostrate Cancer?

Prostate cancer is a frequently seen cancer in men that affects the prostate gland, which is located near the bladder. Prostate cancer causes the growth of abnormal cells in the gland that can then spread to other part of the body if the cancer is not detected in time. However, the chances for a ful
Cryosurgery Hysterectomy Treatment for Cervical Cancer

Cryosurgery Hysterectomy Treatment for Cervical Cancer

Cervical cancer is highly curable if diagnosed in the early stages. Cryosurgery can be used to freeze abnormal cells that could turn into cancer, preventing the need for a hysterectomy.
Condoms Help Cut Risk of Genital Herpes

Condoms Help Cut Risk of Genital Herpes

Condom use reduces, but does not eliminate, the risk of contracting genital herpes, according to a new review of research.
Erectile Dysfunction Common With Age

Erectile Dysfunction Common With Age

A new study shows that as men age they eventually will come face to face with erectile dysfunction (ED), commonly known as impotence.
Genital Warts - STD

Genital Warts - STD

Genital warts are Sexually transmitted Diseases (STD) and are caused by a virus called Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). These warts appear in the moist tissues genital areas and the anal areas of both men and women.
Marriage Does Help the Heart, Study Finds

Marriage Does Help the Heart, Study Finds

Researchers compared cardiovascular disease rates in more than 3 million Americans
Late Doses of HPV Vaccine May Still Be Effective

Late Doses of HPV Vaccine May Still Be Effective

Delaying doses of a vaccine that protects against cervical cancer doesn’t appear to make it any less safe or effective, a new study shows.
How to Fix the Vibrating Sound on a Cello

How to Fix the Vibrating Sound on a Cello

The vibrating sound on a cello is also known as the wolf tone. It is a normal part of a properly functioning cello. The vibrations occur from the natural resonance that occurs when a specific pitch matches the natural resonance of the cello. All acoustic instruments have a natural resonance, but the
How to Talk With Your HIV Healthcare Provider

How to Talk With Your HIV Healthcare Provider

There is much more to your relationship with your HIV specialist than medical appointments, discussing lab results, and medication prescriptions. Your partnership with your provider is your #1 "weapon" in your fight with HIV. In order to remain healthy, you will need to have trust and conf
Zombies and Syphilis - A Myth to Explain a Disease?

Zombies and Syphilis - A Myth to Explain a Disease?

What do Zombies have in common with STDs? Good question. The answer may surprise you.
Basic Facts on HPV Genital Warts

Basic Facts on HPV Genital Warts

HPV genital warts, how much do you really know about them? There is a lot of myth and misunderstanding circling around, as well as little known facts that need to be spread, so here we hope to spread the truth about HPV.
Genital Warts Effects

Genital Warts Effects

Genital warts can cause mild to severe physical effects depending on their location and the extent of their growth, and can increase a person's risk of contracting additional STDs. Genital wart infections can also cause emotional effects on those who have to deal with the consequences of having a se
Remedies to Increase Sexual Desire

Remedies to Increase Sexual Desire

Decreased interest in sex can affect men and women. For some people, it is an issue throughout their lives while others might only start to experience it in midlife. This lack of interest can stem from many things. Hormonal imbalances, especially in testosterone levels of both men and women, can aff
Common Symptoms of HPV

Common Symptoms of HPV

HPV stands for human papillomavirus. HPV is a general term for a group of over 100 viruses that are spread through skin-to-skin contact in which a virus enters the body through a scrape or cut in the skin. HPV may occur with or without symptoms, and the symptoms vary depending on which specific viru
Study: Regular Use of Painkillers Linked to ED

Study: Regular Use of Painkillers Linked to ED

Men who take painkillers regularly to treat pain such as the aches that come with age may be increasing their risk for another common condition of aging, erectile dysfunction (ED), a study suggests.