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HPV vaccine, riskier sexual activity not linked, Canadian researchers say Sexual behavior of teenage girls does not appear to be impacted by the human papilloma virus (HPV) vaccine, according to researchers. Since 2006, the HPV vaccine has been licensed in almost 100 countries. Many of these countries have national HPV vaccinat
Science Daily | Dec 8, 2014 7:57 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
RX approach discovered that reduces herpes virus infection A multi-institutional study reports an effective treatment approach to inhibit and keep latent viruses like herpes simplex from reactivating and causing disease.
Medical News Today | Dec 8, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Getting HPV vaccine doesn't make girls more promiscuous: Study Fears that teen girls will be more promiscuous after getting the HPV vaccine are unfounded, according to a new study in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Canoe.ca | Dec 8, 2014 12:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Is there a link between sexting and pornography or music video viewing among adolescents? Are adolescents who view pornography or music videos more likely to engage in sexting, in which they share sexually explicit content via text, photo, or video using cell phones, email, or social...
Medical News Today | Dec 7, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Young Puerto Rican women and their mothers know little about HPV, cervical cancer Young Puerto Rican women and their mothers know little about the human papillomavirus (HPV) and cervical cancer, according to researchers. HPV vaccination rates are low among Puerto Rican women. Fifty one percent of Puerto Rican girls aged 11 to 18 have s
Science Daily | Dec 6, 2014 4:12 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Scientists describe new herpes treatment strategy Scientists have developed a novel treatment approach for persistent viral infections such as herpes.
Medical News Today | Dec 5, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Human trafficking investigated by Crime Victims' Institute Human sex trafficking is a serious problem both domestically and internationally and enhanced education is necessary to address the risk factors for entry into the sex trade, the physical and mental...
Medical News Today | Dec 5, 2014 08:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
People with mental illness more likely to be tested for HIV People with mental illness are more likely to have been tested for HIV than those without mental illness, according to a new study. The researchers also found that the most seriously ill those with schizophrenia and bipolar disease had the highest rate of
Science Daily | Dec 4, 2014 5:13 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Study discovers RX approach that reduces herpes virus infection A new study reports an effective treatment approach to inhibit and keep latent viruses like herpes simplex from reactivating and causing disease by blocking a protein which plays a major role in the initiation of infection. Current treatments require acti
Science Daily | Dec 3, 2014 10:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New herpes treatment strategy described by researchers A novel treatment approach for persistent viral infections such as herpes has been described by researchers. Using animal models of herpes simplex virus infection, researchers show that blocking the activity of a host cell protein called LSD1 reduces herp
Science Daily | Dec 3, 2014 7:25 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend