sexually transmitted infection

STDs – Know Forms Of Them!

By Dr. Ajaypal Singh, Sexology STIs stand for sexually transmitted infections. Oral sex is when the sexual organs of one partner are stimulated by the mouth of the other partner. There are many STIs which get transmitted due to oral sex. Here are the diseases which are most commonly transmitted through oral…

Gonorrhea – How To Identify It?

By Dr. Bhagwati Prasad Gupta, Sexology Sexually transmitted diseases are infections that are propagated by sexual activity; oral, anal and vaginal sex. Gonorrhoea is one such STD that affects parts of the body that are generally moist and warm. This includes the eyes, throat, anus, vagina and urethra. The disease is known to be…

Can STDs Cause Birth Defects?

By Dr. Shobhit Tandon, 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…

Problems In Pregnancy Caused By Sexually Transmitted Disease!

By Dr. Taj Dawakhana, 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…

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.…

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…