STD screening is something that everyone needs at least once in their lives, and most people need to be tested for STDs on a far more regular basis than that. That's because STDs don't only affect people who are "high risk." They're a fact of life for ordinary Americans - and can impact anyone who has sex.
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Monash University is conducting a trial that wants to prove that bacterial vaginosis is, in fact, a sexually transmitted disease that both men and women can carry. A 2006 study from Monash University showed that 50 percent of women that use oral or topical antibiotics were re-treated again in six months for the condition.
Many people are aware that the acidity and pH levels in the vagina have a great deal to do with maintaining good vaginal health. Keeping the vaginal healthy and the pH levels at an even keel can be like walking a tightrope with the slightest change making a big difference.