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.
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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 ...
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
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.
Condom use reduces, but does not eliminate, the risk of contracting genital herpes, according to a new review of research.
A new study shows that as men age they eventually will come face to face with erectile dysfunction (ED), commonly known as impotence.
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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
Genital warts are papular, lesions, fleshy outgrowths seen on genital mucosa. It is a sexually transmitted and contagious disease. Genital virus is transmitted by Human papilloma virus. It is perceived in to the body through skin to skin contact during sexual activities. It gains entry into mucosal
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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
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
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
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.