Sexually transmitted disease

4 Major Sex Myths Debunked

By Dr. Sharath Kumar C , Sexology There are a lot of myths that revolve around sex and which most people, unfortunately believe to be true. However, these myths need to be debunked to make people aware about the factual aspects of sex. Here are a few sex myths debunked: #1Myth: You cannot…

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…

Homeopathy and Chlamydia

By Dr. Prof. & Hod. Bhavesh Acharya , Homeopathy Among the sexually transmitted diseases caused by bacterial infections, Chlamydia is one of the most common. The bacterium responsible for Chlamydia is chlamydia trachomatis and it can infect both men and women. A serious health hazard- Chlamydia may lead to serious health problems…

Trichomoniasis – Know The Facts About It!

By Dr. Viniita Jhuntrraa, Sexology Trichomoniasis is a STI that is caused by an organism known as Trichomoniasis Vaginalis. It can be easily treated. It is more common in women than in men. Men are also affected by it, but they pass onto their partner at the time of intercourse. What are the symptoms…

Genital Herpes

By Dr Yuvraj Arora , Sexology Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease. One out of every six people in the United States suffers from this disease. It is more common than you think. Like any other STD, it is extremely important to take proper protection (use a condom) while engaging…

All About Syphilis – A Sexually Transmitted Disease

By Dr A. Kumar Gupta , Sexology Syphilis, one of the most common forms of sexually transmitted diseases, is caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. The infected person is often unaware of the disease and unknowingly passes it on to his or her sexual partner. Pregnant women with the disease can spread…