Category: Sexual Health

Indigenous STI/STD Rates Need Urgent Action

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Program was established at The Kirby Institute in 2007. The Program works collaboratively across sectors to close the gap in health disparity between Aboriginal Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous people, with a…

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Gonorrhoea Warning: It May Soon Be Untreatable

Gonorrhoea warning: it may soon be untreatable. The Brits are facing a growing scourge of venereal disease in the form of Gonorrhoea, which is becoming increasingly antibiotic resistant. Britain’s chief medical officer, Dame Sally Davies, has written to GPs and…

STI Screenings for Men in Australia

Sexually transmitted infection is a result of unsafe sexual practices. Common STI are chlamydia, herpes and human papillomavirus. STI screening and treatment can help reduce the spread of STI. If you have unprotected sex and worried about symptoms getting tested…

Vasectomy: Are Men’s Sex Lives Better or Worse After It?

Vasectomy is an operation that involves cutting the vas deferens to prevent the release of sperm in the ejaculation, thus preventing a woman from getting pregnant. This is a permanent method of birth control and 99.85% effective. Statistics shows that…

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Vaginal Dryness – Can You Still Have a Great Sex Life?

Sex can become less enjoyable and frustrating for some women because of vaginal dryness. Lack of lubrication can be painful and extremely uncomfortable and have a huge impact on sex life. Vaginal dryness can cause burning and painful intercourse. There…

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69 Ways to Boost your Sperm Count

The leading cause of infertility in men is low sperm count. A man should have a normal sperm count of around 20 million per milliliter of semen, anything lower than that can be difficult for men to have babies and…

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Does Abortion Cause Breast Cancer?

Many experts believe that there is a big link between abortion and breast cancer risk, but what is the real score? Is it true that abortion cause breast cancer? The association of abortion to breast cancer has been the subject…

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Love Your Labia

The image above is “The Great Wall of Vagina” with 400 Plaster Molds by British artist Jamie McCartney. She has created a fascinating piece that is far from erotic, telling a story about individual beauty and sexuality rather than gratuitous…

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Street Drugs and Erectile Dysfunction

Street drugs are a big factor in causing erectile dysfunction or impotence. Like alcohol, users may be convinced that it helps or increases the enjoyment of sexual intercourse, but in reality impairs sexual effectiveness. Street drugs that can cause erectile…

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Nutrition Tips for Optimum Male Sexual Health

Men are different from women in their nutritional needs. Men need nutrients that can help them maintain muscle mass, prevent prostate cancer, maintain immune function, prevent bone loss and improve circulation to all parts of the body. A healthy sex…

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Sexual Health Clinics – What You Can Expect

Finding out if you have a sexually transmitted infection (STI) can be frightening and overwhelming. But there’s no need to feel embarrassed about going to a sexual health clinic. Here’s what to expect from a sexual health clinic on your…