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Sex Smells

Sex Smells

Sunday, January 10, 2010 12:55

Humans have three regions that are provided with special odorant producing glands and large odor diffusing hair tufts: the breast armpit, anal, and genital regions . These may all be imprinting points in human development. The odor of the areolar glands may be a baby’s first smell ...

Information About HIV Vaccine

Information About HIV Vaccine

Sunday, December 6, 2009 15:04

Millions of people around the world are affected by serious diseases that are difficult to prevent or cure some old and some new. For example, AIDS has no cure. After the discovery of the first antibiotics, scientists hoped that “wonder drugs” could wipe out the infectious diseases that ...

Cure For Herpes

Cure For Herpes

Sunday, November 8, 2009 10:49

Between 20 and 40 percent of Americans have recurrent herpes infections. Supplements can help reduce the recurrence of infection and lessen its duration. Herpes is a virtual epidemic in the United States. It is one of the most common af all infections, and one of the most ...

Safer Sex

Safer Sex

Friday, November 6, 2009 17:21

When i teach the introductory course in biology, I make a special note to talk about the sexually transmitted diseases that are circulating among sexually active college students. I go into considerable detail about the diseases these sexually transmitted pathogens cause and the relatively high frequency of infection ...

Venereal Vaccines

Venereal Vaccines

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 16:03

The two hundred year history of vaccination has generated only one success story against a sexually transmitted pathogen, the hepatitis B vaccine. This program was put in action during the early 1990s. It looked good at the outset but is already showing signs of trouble. Hepatitis B, like ...

Lethal Sex And HIV

Lethal Sex And HIV

Monday, October 26, 2009 16:53

Trade off logic explain why some sexually transmitted pathogens are more harmful than others. Competitors that exploit the hosts soon after infection will be able to generate more progeny, they may therefore win out in competition with nay other competitors within the host and may be if they ...

The Long Fuse Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

The Long Fuse Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sunday, October 25, 2009 20:10

Sexually transmitted pathogens take on secretive and even sinister strategies. The underlying reason is that people have sex with new partners less frequently than they come within sneezing or coughing distance. The sporadic opportunities for sexual transmission put sexually transmitted pathogens in a difficult situations. They have to ...