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UPI Reports Woman Contracted Genital Lesions After Sex with Vaccinated Soldier by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Mon 05 Jul 2010 12:00am This is when herd immununity isn't quite what one would have hoped for, and becomes hurt immunity. Note how vaccine injury was initially overlooked. Sound familiar? Woman ill after sex with vaccinated man Published: July 1, 2010 at 10:41 PM ATLANTA, July 1 (UPI) -- A woman who had sex with a member of the U.S. milita ... Read on »
Genital Herpes Can Be Spread When Lesions Aren't Present: Study by HealthFinder Posted Tue 12 Apr 2011 12:19pm healthnewslink Finding confirms suspicions experts have had for years. By Amanda Gardner HealthDay Reporter ... Read on »
Genital herpes virus can be transmitted without symptoms or lesions by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 13 Apr 2011 12:00am JAMA - Persons who have tested positive for herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) but do not have symptoms or genital lesions still experience virus shedding during subclinical (without clinical manifestations) episodes, suggesting a high risk of ... Read on »
Signs & Symptoms of Genital Herpes by Disease Fighter Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm 1 Comment Here is a list of some of the common signs and symptoms of Genital Herpes: Abdominal pressure Abnormal pap smear Anal burning Anal itching Anal sores Blisters Buttock pain Buttock sores Cervix sores Episodic recurrent outbreaks of sores interspersed with remission periods Genital area pain Genital burning Gen ... Read on »
HPV Vaccine Reduces Rates of Genital Diseases in Young Women by Poh Tin Tan Posted Sun 14 Feb 2010 12:00am From Medscape Medical News Nick Mulcahy February 11, 2010 — The quadrivalent vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV) types 6, 11, 16, and 18 (Gardasil, Merck & Co) results in statistically significant reductions of HPV-associated genital diseases, such as warts and cervical dysplasia, in young women who receive it, according to the fin ... Read on »
A Manageable Virus – The Herpes Simplex Virus by Yusuf Posted Tue 09 Oct 2012 5:55pm Genital herpes is presently the most common sexual transmitted infection in the world and it is caused by the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV). The virus is divided into two types: type 1 which causes sores in the upper body area, such as mouth, eyes, face and throat and type 2 which causes primarily genital lesions. Type one can indeed infect the ge ... Read on »
Prevention of Vulvar and Vaginal cancer by Poh Tin Tan Posted Fri 19 Jun 2009 5:42pm Gardasil Approval Expanded to Prevention of HPV-Related Vulvar, Vaginal Cancer News Author: Laurie Barclay, CME Author: Yael Waknine September 18, 2008 — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced yesterday that approval for the vaccine Gardasil (HPV quadrivalent [types 6, 11, 16, and 18] recombinant vaccine) has been expanded ... Read on »
A Brief Primer on Antivirals in Children by Poh Tin Tan Posted Thu 28 Jul 2011 2:29am From Medscape Infectious Diseases > Expert Reviews and Commentary Ravi Jhaveri, MD 18th July 2011 The world of antiviral drugs is rapidly changing with over 20 antiviral agents and 25 antiretroviral agents currently approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. Key to appropriately utilizing these agents is an understa ... Read on »
Teens: Oral Sex and Herpes [Guest Post] by Vanessa Van Petten Patient Expert Posted Sun 27 Jul 2008 11:17am 2 Comments This guest post is by my Teen Sex ExpertBarbara Dehn.  There was a recent herpes outbreak at one of the local High Schools and wanted to post some info from Barbara for my parent and teen readers. Eeewwww!  I know, I know, this is not exactly the kind of thing people want to talk about unless they’re worried that they may have gotten something ... Read on »
Signs & Symptoms of Cervical Cancer by Well Med Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm 1 Comment Here is a list of some of the common signs and symptoms of Cervical Cancer: Abnormal bleeding Abnormal pap smear Abnormal vaginal bleeding Asymptomatic in early stages Bladder symptoms Blood in stool Blood in urine Bowel symptoms Genital lesions Pain during intercourse Painful sex Pelvic pain Unusual vaginal ... Read on »