Even with a pandemic going on, it’s crucial to protect and care for your sexual and reproductive health. Here’s how.
Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) may not show up on tests immediately; for this and other reasons, routine testing is also important for people in exclusive relationships.
While many people want to blame more risky sex and less condom use on the age of PrEP, the real reasons STDs are rising may have more to do with decreasing resources and programs to fight them.
Indigenous people in the northern region of Alberta, Canada, face increased health risks from injection drug use, syphilis, and HIV.
"PrEP must not be cast as the lone villain in the syphilis crisis, nor MSM engaging in chemsex cast as debauched vectors of transmission."
Syphilis is back and spreading quickly. What makes the resurgence of syphilis somewhat different this time is that the vast majority of these new cases are being found among men who have sex with men.
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can have very serious complications when left untreated, but it is simple to cure with the right treatment.
What Is Syphilis?
Syphilis is an STD that can cause long-term complications if not tre...
Of the six men experiencing rare eye complications from secondary syphilis, three reported having sex with other men prior to diagnosis, and three of the men are HIV positive. Ocular syphilis usually affects fewer than one in a million people every y...
This article was reported by Statesman Journal.
The Statesman Journal reported that Oregon's syphilis and gonorrhea rates have increased dramatically in recent years. Syphilis prevalence recently tied high numbers from more than two decades ago and ...
Syphilis is a growing threat to gay and bisexual men with and without HIV. Syphilis rates have also climbed recently in women with and without HIV. Syphilis can spread through anal, vaginal, or oral sex. Oral sex is not "safe sex" when it comes t...