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Australian doctors have developed a new test for patients with gonorrhoea in a bid to tailor therapy and stop antibiotic resistance to the superbug.

The STI is becoming increasingly difficult to

AAP8th February 2019

Erectile dysfunction is projected to affect more than 350 million men worldwide by 2025.

The prevalence increases with age, starting at 10% for men younger than 40 years to at least 50% for men

A few weeks back new UK guidelines came out advising women on combined oral contraceptives that the pill could safely be taken daily without the monthly, seven-day, hormone-free break.

The idea that

High levels of antibiotic-resistant Mycoplasma genitalium have been detected across Queensland, and the authors of a study warn the number of difficult-to-treat cases are set to increase.

Levels of

"We ask that the TGA does not criminalise the sex lives of gay men and queer Australians that seek to have comfortable, consensual sex in the privacy of their own homes."

You may be thinking why

Christian lobbyists are claiming doctors who refuse treatment for gender dysphoria could end up sanctioned under the Medical Board of Australia’s proposed update to the Code of Conduct.

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14th February 2019

After menopause, many women experience a drop in their libido. This can be accompanied by orgasmic dysfunction, with or without pain, due to vulvovaginal atrophy.

These changes in sexual wellbeing

Missed HIV testing opportunities in high-risk patients with STIs are leading to unacceptably high rates of missed or late HIV diagnoses, a study shows.

In a retrospective study of 6400 people

The sixth known case of HIV transmission in a patient with high adherence to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has been reported in the US.

In a detailed case report published in the Lancet HIV, a 21

The sixth known case of HIV transmission in a patient with high adherence to pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has been reported in the US.

In a detailed case report published in the Lancet HIV, a 21

Sex workers are increasingly facing demands for condomless, penetrative sex compared with a decade ago, researchers say.

And fear of losing clients is contributing to sex workers' “unexpectedly low”