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'The war on STIs has failed': Reinventing the way we tackle sexual disease

Ameeta Singh’s patients should know better.

The Edmonton doctor and infectious disease specialist is seeing more people with more severe sexually transmitted infections — young men with chlamydia and hemorrhagic proctitis who say they’ve had 30-odd partners in the past six months and didn’t use condoms half the time; seemingly healthy people who’ve been on intensive HIV treatment for ages and have contracted syphilis, gonorrhea, hepatitis C from unprotected sex. 1.169 kata lagi

News

Lick it!

I want to start this post by saying it contains explicit content, as I give you a step by step through oral sex. So if you are young and don’t want to know about oral sex please don’t read any further! 757 kata lagi

How to Protect Yourself From STD's and STI's

Three letters you never want to hear come out of your doctor’s mouth. STD’s (sexually transmitted diseases) or STI’s (sexually transmitted infections) compete with pregnancy scares for biggest sex-related fear. 719 kata lagi

Advice

Protect Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself!

Many people worry about pregnancy, but what worries me more are the outrageous amount of STDs circulating at the moment! Young people seem oblivious to infections and diseases that could potentially change their lives. 441 kata lagi

Human Monogamy and STI Prevention

About a month ago, Bauch and McElreath published a paper in Nature Communications with some cool findings on human monogamy and how it could have evolved from polygynous societies. 436 kata lagi

Contracting an STI

I saw it coming. I knew from the moment I finished having sex with the guy to the moment I received a text confirming my test results for Chlamydia. 418 kata lagi