Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) News and Research

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Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that you can get from having sex with someone who has the infection. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites and viruses.
Men test positive for chlamydia twice as much as women: survey

Men test positive for chlamydia twice as much as women: survey

Backpacker problem in Australia - binge drinking and unprotected sex

Backpacker problem in Australia - binge drinking and unprotected sex

Circumcision can protect from HIV transmission: Reports from Zimbabwe

Circumcision can protect from HIV transmission: Reports from Zimbabwe

STD prevention programs in schools: Mixed outcomes on sexual behaviors

STD prevention programs in schools: Mixed outcomes on sexual behaviors

Economic crisis impacts health department capacity to address rising STD rates

Economic crisis impacts health department capacity to address rising STD rates

Users can share interactive information on Humanpapilloma Virus anonymously

Users can share interactive information on Humanpapilloma Virus anonymously

Study reveals that older widowers are likely to be diagnosed with a STD

Study reveals that older widowers are likely to be diagnosed with a STD

Adolescents at high HIV risk say peers should teach prevention

Adolescents at high HIV risk say peers should teach prevention

MSM HIV infection rates in some African countries significantly higher than general population rates, study says

MSM HIV infection rates in some African countries significantly higher than general population rates, study says

WHO approves second HPV vaccine

WHO approves second HPV vaccine

Black gay men may be at increased HIV risk

Black gay men may be at increased HIV risk

To stop spread of HIV, prevention campaigns in China targeting sex workers, MSM

To stop spread of HIV, prevention campaigns in China targeting sex workers, MSM

Benefit to women not enough to sway men to get HPV vaccine

Benefit to women not enough to sway men to get HPV vaccine

Fishing industry contributing to spread of HIV around Africa's Lake Victoria

Fishing industry contributing to spread of HIV around Africa's Lake Victoria

Solomon Islands could see increase in HIV cases, WHO says

Solomon Islands could see increase in HIV cases, WHO says

Sex education in Singapore's schools should provide teens with objective, reliable information, Education Ministry says

Sex education in Singapore's schools should provide teens with objective, reliable information, Education Ministry says

Vaginal ring could protect against HIV

Vaginal ring could protect against HIV

Cambodian health officials expand HIV/AIDS prevention education to primary schools

Cambodian health officials expand HIV/AIDS prevention education to primary schools

New vaginal ring designed to prevent sexual transmission of HIV

New vaginal ring designed to prevent sexual transmission of HIV

New HIV/AIDS initiative in Tanzania aims to increase condom availability

New HIV/AIDS initiative in Tanzania aims to increase condom availability