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Syphilis: The symptoms, treatment and complications

Sexual Health

What is syphilis? Syphilis is a stubborn, highly contagious STD. This disease is caused by the spiral-shaped bacterium called Treponema pallidum. This bacterium can live almost anywhere in the body and spreads fast. Syphilis can last for several years and lead to serious health complications such as death. How is it …

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HIV-Aids: Symptoms, treatment and risks

Sexual Health

What is Aids? Acquired immune deficiency syndrome or Aids, is the last stage of an HIV infection and is a medical condition. It is during the last stage of HIV that opportunistic infections, and tumors that rarely affect people who have working immune systems will be affected and can lead …

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STD symptoms and treatment for Chlamydia

Sexual Health

Description Chlamydia trachomatis, or just chlamydia, is a common curable bacterial sexually transmitted disease (STD). It is caused by the pathogen bacterium. This bacteria affects the cervix in women and the urethra and rectum in woman and men. But it can been found in other areas, such as the lining …

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Gonorrhea: Symptoms, Treatment and Complications

Sexual Health

Description Gonorrhea is a highly contagious sexually transmitted bacterial infection, sometimes referred to as the clap. The nickname refers to the previous treatment to clear the blockage in the urethra from gonorrhea pus, where the penis would be ‘clapped’ on both sides simultaneously. Although this treatment is not used anymore, …

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