Human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination may be beneficial for women with HIV infection even after previous exposure to HPV, according to the findings of a new study.
A Phase II trial is underway for Tefina, a testosterone-based treatment for female sexual dysfunction.
IUDs are a safe and effective method of contraception. Why aren't we offering them to teens?
The number of cases of cephalosporin-resistant gonorrhea is increasing, according to a recent report issued by the World Health Organization. Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the bacteria that causes the infection, has already developed resistance to other common antibiotics, and cephalosporins have become the last line of defense against the infection.
Women over the age of 25 may still need to be screened for Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) according to research released at the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists’ (ACOG) Annual Clinical Meeting.
Human papillomavirus vaccines provide still some benefit to women who have undergone treatment for HPV-related diseases, according to a new study published in the British Medical Journal.
More than one third of women in the United States will experience some form of intimate partner violence (IPV) in their lifetime. The consequences of IPV can be lifelong and include emotional trauma, long-term physical impairment, chronic health problems, and even death.
According to research published in the Annals of Family Medicine, midstream urine testing effectively detects Chlamydia trachomatis.
Anyone working with survivors of sexual assault, especially those who are college-aged or teenagers, should be aware of a new drug called Rohypnol. Rohypnol has been dubbed the "date rape drug" because of its use in sexual assaults.
One out of four Americans between 15 and 55 will catch at least one sexually transmitted infection (STI).