STDs

Debunking The Myths Behind STDs!!

BY Hakim Hari Kishan Lal Dawakhana Shafakhana, Sexology Sexually Transmitted Diseases are bacterial or viral infections and diseases transmitted through sexual contact. There are a fair number of myths circulating around STDs, primarily owing to the lack of awareness and the entire ‘hush-hush’ about sex in the society. The common myths…

Genital Herpes: Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr. Jolly 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 in sexual…

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…

The 5 Most Common STDs in Men

By Dr. Sharath Kumar C , 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…

STDs Myths Debunked, Know The Facts!!

By Dr Mahendra Nath Thareja , 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,…

Common STDs in Men

By Hakim Hari Kishan Lal Dawakhana Shafakhana, Sexology Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are the infections that spread primarily from unprotected sexual intercourse or any kind of sexual contact. Men, like women, are equally prone to contracting STDs on having unprotected sexual intercourse; anal, vaginal or oral. Having multiple sex partners just increases…

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…

Debunked Myths About Sexuallly Transmitted Diseases (STD’s)

By Dr. Lunkad Vaibhav, Sexology Sexually Transmitted Diseases are bacterial or viral infections and diseases transmitted through sexual contact. There are a fair number of myths circulating around STDs, primarily owing to the lack of awareness and the entire ‘hush-hush’ about sex in the society. The common myths about STDs include: #1Myth: STDs…

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…