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Jacques Dippenaar

Jacques is an influential health blogger and researcher helping readers explore interesting facts and information.

What you need to know about scabies

Sexual Health

What is scabies? Scabies is a skin condition, caused by a tiny eight-legged parasite called scabies mites or Sarcoptes scabiei. These small, insect like parasites infect the top layer of the skin, by burrowing underneath the skin can lay their eyes in the top layer of your skin. They are …

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Symptoms, Treatment and Risks

Sexual Health

What is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)? Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a common condition whereby a bacteria infects the reproductive organs in women. There can be different sources of the bacteria that causes PID. Some of the bacteria that are transmitted during sexual intercourse include gonorrhea and chlamydia. What does …

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What you need to know about Bacterial Vaginosis

Sexual Health

What is Bacterial Vaginosis? Bacterial Vaginosis is a common vaginal infection that can be transmitted during sex. Bacteria, although normally to be present in the body including the vagina, can become an issue is some bacteria like Bacterial Vaginosis becomes to dominate and replaces the good bacteria called vaginal lactobacilli …

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