Prevention STDs

Why is Preconception Counselling Necessary?

By Dr. Amrapali Dixit, Gynaecology Preconception counselling is consulting a medical professional to stay to stay in good health during pregnancy and to avoid complications: be it related to physical, mental or emotional health. Preconception counselling is the perfect opportunity to prepare for events during your pregnancy and plan how you…

4 Myths About STDs, Debunked!

  By Dr. Rahul Gupta, Sexology On the one hand, the facts about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are pretty straight forward. More than a half-dozen STDs can be spread from one person to another during sexual activity. Some are caused by bacteria. Some are caused by viruses. Some are curable, and some…

Types And Symptoms Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

By Dr. Sangeeta P, Sexology Sexually transmitted diseases or STDs are serious complications irrespective of whether you are pregnant or not. But in case you are pregnant, complications are higher. In this case your baby is affected along with you. And for some STDs, like HIV/AIDS, conditions may be incurable or even…

Ayurveda and Genital Herpes

By Dr. Himanshu Grover , Sexology Herpes is a sexually transmitted disease that spreads primarily by the ‘Herpes Simplex’ virus; through unprotected sexual intercourse and sexual contact as well. The ‘Herpes Simplex’ virus can also pass from the mother to the child during pregnancy. This infection can significantly increase the chances of a premature…

Debunking Myths About STD (Sexually Transmitted Disease)

By Dr.Masroor Ahmad Wani, Sexology STD are the sexually transmitted disease. There are many reasons why STD may happen or may get transmitted. But there are a lot of common myths and misconceptions about STD which need debunking. Here they are: Myth: Only people with a lot of sexual partners get STD…

Know Everything About Sexually Transmitted Diseases

By Dr Sharmila Majumdar , Sexology Infections that are spread by means of sex, especially anal, oral and vaginal sex, are known as Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Initially, most STDs do not show any signs or symptoms. As such, this presents a higher risk of transmitting the disease to others.…

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

By Dr A. Kumar Gupta , Sexology Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are infections that spread by means of unprotected sexual intercourse; anal, oral and vaginal sex. In the initial stages, most STDs do not exhibit any sign or symptom. The STDs can be caused by a large variety of microorganisms such as…

About Sexual Transmitted Diseases

By Dr. Shriyans Jain, Sexology Infections that are spread by means of sex, especially anal, oral and vaginal sex, are known as Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). Initially, most STDs do not show any signs or symptoms. As such, this presents a higher risk of transmitting the disease to others. The STDs can…

Most Common STDs for Women and Men: Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr. S.K Kaushik , Sexology Some examples of sexually transmitted diseases include genital herpes, chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhoea, warts and HIV/AIDS. These are infections; the main mode of propagation being unprotected sexual intercourse. Healthcare providers and doctors have major roles to play in the prevention and treatment of STDs. Most STDs are…

Sexually Transmitted Diseases(STDs)

By Dr Ajay Kumar Gupta , Sexology Some examples of sexually transmitted diseases include genital herpes, chlamydia, syphilis, gonorrhoea, warts and HIV/AIDS. These are infections, the main mode of propagation of which is primarily unprotected sexual intercourse; mainly oral, anal and vaginal sex. Most STDs are symptomless during the initial stages which…