Artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization are two reproductive technologies; both involve impregnating a woman without using sexual intercourse. While artificial insemination is a simple procedure that has been available to couples since 1953, in vitro fertilization is more complex and has
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD); therefore, it is commonly caught by a person via sexual intercourse, including vaginal, oral, or even anal sex. The bacterium which is the cause of syphilis is known as Trepona pallidum from the subspecies pallidum. The cause of syphilis is obtained
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that comes from the spirochetal bacterium Treponema pallidum subspecies pallidum. Untreated, it can cause serious health problems and increase a person's risk of acquiring the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that leads to AIDS.
Baxcterial Vaginosis or BV is a common vaginal infection that may be transmitted sexually or may be acquired in other ways.How does a woman get BV?Is her sexual partner at fault?How is it diagnosed and treated?What are the complications?
HPV, or human papillomavirus, is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases in America. According to the Mayo Clinic, nearly 20 million people in the U.S. already have the disease. There are more than 100 strains of HPV, and 15 of these types cause cervical cancer. According to a New York
In the thirty years since HIV forced itself into the world's consciousness, the goal has become to find a cure for the disease. It almost seemed inevitable that a vaccine or cure would be found someday, especially when it was discovered that the cause of the opportunistic infections was indeed