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Vivienne Balonwu on September 10th, 2012

Below are some facts on common sexual problems, sexual health screening, contraception and sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) Chlamydia, Genital herpes, Genital warts, Gonorrhoea, HIV, Human papilloma virus (HPV), Non-specific urethritis (NSU), Pubic lice, Scabies, Syphilis, Thrush and Trichomonas vaginalis are some of the sexually transmitted infections. Sexual Problems That Can Follow STI’s […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on January 10th, 2011

We have spent a great amount of time on herpes. Here are the key points we covered. Oral herpes and genital herpes can be spread sexually.Approximately one in five adults has genital herpes.Up to 90 percent of persons infected are UNAWARE that they have herpes!Many who have herpes have no symptoms.Symptoms can vary from a […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on December 22nd, 2010

Although there is no cure for herpes, there are medications that significantly reduce the frequency and duration of outbreaks. These medications have few side effects in most people. There are 3 prescriptive medications approved for the treatment of herpes. They work by interfering with DNA synthesis to prevent the virus from reproducing. The directions for […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on December 21st, 2010

Herpes and pregnancy is not to be taken lightly. Women with herpes have normal and healthy babies, but certain precautions need to be taken to protect the babies from contracting herpes. The likelihood of newborns contracting herpes is small if you and your provider use proper precautions. In women who have established herpes going into […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on December 20th, 2010

Talking to your partner about herpes before you have sex is very important. There is no easy way to begin the discussion. Here are some suggestions: Always discuss the fact that you have herpes before you have sex with a new partner!Don’t begin to discuss herpes in the heat of foreplay! Bring it up when […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on December 17th, 2010

Your chlamydia treatment is over. You and your partner were faithful to each other for months before you found out about the infection. And you’ve always used latex condoms. But it’s not yet safe to assume you’ve seen the last of chlamydia. Get retested in three to four months to be sure the infection has […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on November 23rd, 2010

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the rates of chlamydia infection increased in 2007 for the seventh consecutive year. In 2007, 1.1 million chlamydia diagnoses were reported. This is a 7.5 percent increase from 2006. This increase could be partially due to more testing, especially in women, and to the use of […]

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Vivienne Balonwu on November 21st, 2010

To get a chlamydia test, you don’t need a complete gynecologic exam – just a urine sample. If you’re age 24 or younger and you’ve ever had sex, you owe it to yourself to get tested as soon as you can. A yearly chlamydia test is recommended for all sexually active women younger than age […]

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