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Posts Tagged ‘Sexually Transmitted Diseases’

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 ...

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Where To Look

Where To Look

Saturday, October 31, 2009 14:47

What kinds of pathogens cause the damaging chronic diseases we don't know about? What should we look for? Persistent infections are more likely to cause chronic diseases than short life infections because the more time a pathogen has to gum up the body's machinery, the more likely it is that ...

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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 ...

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