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Double whammy of multiple sex partners, drinking in HIV/STI prevention The more you drink and sleep around, the less likely you are to participate in HIV intervention counseling, research shows. Understanding why someone does -- or does not -- enroll in a prevention program is a significant piece of information for public he
Science Daily | Apr 8, 2014 4:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The benefits of offering counseling and same-day service to women seeking emergency contraception Health care clinics should routinely offer same-day placement of intrauterine devices (IUDs) to women seeking emergency contraception, according to researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.
Medical News Today | Apr 8, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Could mobile phones cause impotence? Could mobile phones cause impotence?
Canoe.ca | Apr 7, 2014 12:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Brachytherapy helps maintain erectile function in prostate cancer patients without compromising treatment outcomes The use of permanent brachytherapy, a procedure where radioactive sources are placed inside the prostate, into or near to the tumor, preserves erectile function in approximately 50% of patients with prostate cancer.
Science Daily | Apr 5, 2014 02:17 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Knowledge, use of IUDs increases when women are offered counseling, 'same-day' service Health care clinics should routinely offer same-day placement of intrauterine devices (IUDs) to women seeking emergency contraception, according to researchers. The study findings demonstrate that providing patient education along with same-day placement
Science Daily | Apr 4, 2014 1:29 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New child sexual exploitation proforma launched for professionals working with young people in the UK BASHH and Brook launch a new child sexual exploitation (CSE) proforma, Spotting the Signs, to help health professionals across the UK identify young people attending sexual health services who may be at risk of or experiencing sexual exploitation.
Medical News Today | Apr 4, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
HIV vaccine research must consider various immune responses Future HIV vaccine research must consider both protective immune responses and those that might increase susceptibility to infection, a new article suggests. Between 2005 and 2013, investigational HIV vaccines based on recombinant adenovirus type 5 (rAd5)
Science Daily | Apr 3, 2014 6:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UK launch of a new long-acting contraceptive Jaydess® is a new long-acting reversible contraceptive that offers effective protection from unintended pregnancy for up to three years and provides a new option for women who may not be satisfied with their current contraceptive routine.1Between 30-4
Medical News Today | Apr 3, 2014 09:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New approach to gonorrhea treatment Researchers at Oregon State University have discovered novel proteins in, or on the surface of the bacteria that causes gonorrhea, which offer a promising new avenue of attack against a venereal disease that is showing increased resistance to the antibiot
Medical News Today | Apr 3, 2014 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Unplanned pregnancy remains high among young Australian women Despite high rates of contraceptive use, unwanted pregnancies resulting in terminations remain high among young women. In a new article, researchers examine the paradox of high rates of contraceptive use, over-the-counter availability of emergency contrac
Science Daily | Apr 2, 2014 7:36 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend