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What Foods Are High in Zinc?

What Foods Are High in Zinc? Zinc has an enormous impact on our immune system, quality of sleep, and our skin. It produces more than 300 enzymes and takes part in a variety of metabolic processes in our bodies. Zinc is also known as the mineral that contributes to the growth of white blood cells, and helps them fight effectively against different diseases. When we speak about men’s health, zinc is the number one nutrient that improves their sexual health. […]

Hope of a Cure for AIDS

Hope of a Cure for AIDS Hope of a Cure for AIDS A recent article here describes two cases where HIV infected men have been declared free of the virus after just a few years, and there is increasing optimism about the hope of a cure for AIDS. The cases were presented at the annual International AIDS Conference in Washington, D.C. The article says:  “The researchers are cautious in declaring the two men cured, but more than two years after […]

A New STD to worry about

A New STD to worry about Gonorrhoea is a common sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacterium, commonly referred to as “the clap” and easily treated, but, now there is a new STD to worry about. It seems that a particular strain of this infection, believed to have originated from Japan, is becoming rapidly resistant to antibiotics, and this poses a potentially serious threat to people worldwide. Gonorrhoea has always been satisfactorily treated with penicillin or an alternative antibiotic, but […]

Preventing Sexually Transmitted Diseases

There are ways to avoid getting an STD: Remain abstinent. Not having sex is the best protection from STDs. The next best protection is sex that is between two people who have been tested and are not infected with any STD. As long as they have no other partner, they are free from STDs. But any contact outside of that relationship could lead to an infection. Always avoid sex with anyone who has genital sores, a rash, a discharge, or […]

Introduction – Sexual Diseases

Introduction – Sexual Diseases SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES There are more than 20 venereal diseases that may be transmitted through sexual contact. We have a worldwide sexually transmitted disease epidemic. More than 13 million Americans get a sexually transmitted disease (also known as an STD) each year, with most of the cases occurring among 15 to 24-year-olds. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are common and contagious diseases. Introduction – Sexual Diseases As the name of this group of diseases implies, these infections […]