Sexual Health

What is Sexual Dysfunction?

Sexual dysfunction refers to any difficulty a person or couple are experiencing with the various aspects of sexual activity such as attraction, arousal, pleasure and orgasm. Sexual dysfunction can cause extreme distress and severely impact a person’s quality of life.

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HIV research center set up in the UK to address health inequalities and develop new treatments

HIV research center set up in the UK to address health inequalities and develop new treatments

Researchers discover genetic markers that drive the timing of first sex and birth

Researchers discover genetic markers that drive the timing of first sex and birth

New report details the current landscape of Minnesota youth's sexual health

New report details the current landscape of Minnesota youth's sexual health

Transgender and gender diverse youth need high-quality medical care just as other teenagers

Transgender and gender diverse youth need high-quality medical care just as other teenagers

Lack of contraception data could conceal pandemic’s impact on women’s reproductive health

Lack of contraception data could conceal pandemic’s impact on women’s reproductive health

Elimination of HIV transmission by 2030 might be within reach among MSM in England

Elimination of HIV transmission by 2030 might be within reach among MSM in England

Vaccination program reduces HPV-related diseases in gay, bisexual men

Vaccination program reduces HPV-related diseases in gay, bisexual men

Decreased screening and testing may lead to future surge in sexually transmitted infections

Decreased screening and testing may lead to future surge in sexually transmitted infections

Cognitive-behavioural therapy can reduce pain during intercourse

Cognitive-behavioural therapy can reduce pain during intercourse

New insights into how AI will lead to developments in assisted reproductive technology

New insights into how AI will lead to developments in assisted reproductive technology

Sexually active individuals under age 30 should be tested for chlamydia and gonorrhea

Sexually active individuals under age 30 should be tested for chlamydia and gonorrhea

Study: Low fat diets reduce men’s testosterone levels

Study: Low fat diets reduce men’s testosterone levels

Study: Gynecologists have a negative attitude towards clitoral reconstruction after female genital cutting

Study: Gynecologists have a negative attitude towards clitoral reconstruction after female genital cutting

HIV self-testing increases testing uptake and frequency in trans people

HIV self-testing increases testing uptake and frequency in trans people

Updated spina bifida guidelines cover care across the entire lifespan

Updated spina bifida guidelines cover care across the entire lifespan

Neuromuscular training in cardiac rehabilitation improves quality of life in heart attack patients

Neuromuscular training in cardiac rehabilitation improves quality of life in heart attack patients

Men’s understanding of fertility awareness has been largely understudied, shows study

Men’s understanding of fertility awareness has been largely understudied, shows study

Study shows disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on Black and Asian populations

Study shows disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on Black and Asian populations

Study: Young adults believe pornography provides helpful information about how to have sex

Study: Young adults believe pornography provides helpful information about how to have sex

Negative trend on Facebook may cause people to develop false perception of COVID-19 vaccine

Negative trend on Facebook may cause people to develop false perception of COVID-19 vaccine