Sexual Health News

Inform yourself about herpes, genital warts, chlamydia and many other sexually transmitted infections. The safest way to protect your sexual health is to be informed and prepared.


Friday 25 September 2020

Genital herpes: could a cure be on the horizon?


A new breakthrough in research into the use of gene editing against the herpes simplex virus have offered new insight into a possible cure.

According to the World Health Organisation, around half a billion people are currently living with genital herpes. While not widely discussed, it is an incredibly common affliction which manifests to varying degrees of severity, and causes many to suffer from the physical and mental discomfort of suffering from recurrent symptoms for which treatments are unable to promise any lasting improvement or permanent solutions.

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Saturday 12 September 2020

Genital wart cream may offer unexpected disease protection


Researchers have recently uncovered a possible application for a common genital wart treatment in the fight against mosquito-borne viruses.

In the UK, mosquitoes are typically regarded as a mere nuisance, but in countless areas across the globe they represent a significant risk to billions of people. While malaria and zika are among the most well known viruses transmitted by mosquitoes, there is a considerable variety of potential infections across the globe, and they are believed to be responsible for over 700 million infections, and one million fatalities, each year.

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Wednesday 8 April 2020

How can you diagnose and treat herpes during the COVID-19 crisis?


Worried that you are experiencing symptoms of the herpes virus?

Worried that you are experiencing symptoms of the herpes virus? Read on to learn more about looking after your sexual health during the outbreak of COVID-19.

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Friday 28 February 2020

Understanding and treating genital warts


Concerned about genital warts?

Concerned about genital warts? Read on to find out more about the infection behind the symptoms, how to recognise the signs, and how to get rid of genital warts.

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Friday 3 January 2020

Is it herpes or something else?


Herpes has a number of recognisable symptoms, but it is easily mistaken for other conditions.

Herpes has a number of recognisable symptoms, but it is easily mistaken for other conditions. Read on to find out about the virus, and how it can be recognised.

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Sunday 17 November 2019

The five most common myths about herpes


Herpes is more common than you might think

Herpes is more common than you might think. Read on to dispel some of the most prevalent rumours about the herpes virus, and how to practice safer sex.

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Tuesday 8 October 2019

Taking care of your sexual health on holiday


Worldwide, more than 1 million STIs are transmitted each day.

Worldwide, more than 1 million STIs are transmitted each day. Read on to find out more about the risks of unsafe sex, and how to protect yourself from STIs while holidaying.

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Saturday 10 August 2019

Are there any home remedies for genital herpes?


Are there any home remedies for genital herpes, or is medication the only option?

Home remedies are often natural and quick ways to deal with ailments. Are there any home remedies for genital herpes, or is medication the only option? Find out here.

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Sunday 14 July 2019

Chlamydia: the secret epidemic


How much do you know about Chlamydia and how it is treated?

How much do you know about Chlamydia and how it is treated? Find out more about this epidemic that has hit the UK here with Anytime Doctor.

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