Those that groom their pubic hair have a higher self-reported history of contracting a sexually transmitted infection (STI), according to researchers from California. The study examined the grooming practices of both men and women and found that those who groom … Continue reading Grooming Pubic Hair could Increase STI Risk
Vaginal rings help prevent HIV infection in African women, according to researchers. The ring was proven to be both safe and effective, providing extended protection against women who are at high-risk for contracting the disease. Results from the international collaboration, … Continue reading Vaginal Rings Prevent HIV Transmission
New research suggests that mothers with gestational diabetes might induce earlier onset of puberty in their female children. What is gestational diabetes? Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) prevalence is as high as 9.2% in the United States, a percentage that has … Continue reading Gestational Diabetes Causes Earlier Onset of Puberty in Females
Although E-cigarettes are touted as a safer alternative to traditional tobacco smoking, evidence proving this claim are limited. What are E-Cigarettes? An E-cigarette is an umbrella term for several electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDs), which also include E-cigars, E-pens, and … Continue reading Is E-cigarette Smoking Dangerous?