STD & STI

Syphilis Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease that can be acute or chronic. Symptoms occur in three stages, characterized by a sore in the mouth or genital area, followed by a rash, and, if untreated, can progress to more serious issues such as blindness, paralysis, dementia, deafness, and death.

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How Do You Get Hepatitis B? Understanding Transmission and the Importance of Testing & Prevention
Hepatitis B is a liver infection and is spread by sharing infected bodily fluids. This condition often does not show symptoms but chronic cases can cause serious damage.

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Causes of Bleeding After Sex & When to See a Doctor
It is normal to bleed after sex if it your first time or if it has been awhile since your last sexual experience. However, if this is not the case, then bleeding after intercourse can be caused by trauma to the vagina, menstruation, a symptom of a sexually transmitted disease, or a cervical polyp. Read below for more information on causes and treatment options for bleeding after sex.

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Chlamydia Infection Symptoms, Causes & Treatment Options
Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Symptoms can be subtle but can include abnormal vaginal discharge in women and painful urination in men. It can be prevented with safe sex practices and treated with antibiotics.

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HPV Infection: How HPV Spreads & What You Can Do to Prevent Infection
Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI) and causes warts around the genitals and other surrounding areas.

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What Causes Bloody Vaginal Discharge? Your Symptoms Explained
While there is an array of color and consistency to vaginal discharge, it it's quite common and normal to have bloody vaginal discharge after your period. Other causes of bloody mucus or brown discharge can arise from periods based on your age, bacterial or yeast infections or an STD. Read below for associated symptoms, other causes, and treatment options.

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