World Malaria Day 2022: Raise Awareness Of Malaria Symptoms

According to World Health Organisation (WHO), World Malaria Day 2022, which is observed  on April 25th, will be marked under the theme “Harness innovation to reduce the malaria disease burden and save lives.” No single tool that is available today will solve the problem of malaria. Each people should get a deep understanding of malaria …

HIV Prevention: How To Protect Yourself From HIV Transmission?

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), globally, 37.7 million people were living with HIV at the end of 2020. An estimated 0.7% of adults aged 15-49 years worldwide are living with HIV, although the burden of the epidemic continues to vary considerably between countries and regions. The WHO African region remains most severely affected, …

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection in the world. Most people don’t know they have it until it becomes a sexual disease. Learn about what HPV is? And what you can do to protect yourself from the possible effects of HPV? What is gential Human Papillomavirus (HPV)? HPV is a viral …

Chlamydia: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can be easily cured. If left untreated, chlamydia can make it difficult for a woman to get pregnant. What is chlamydia? Chlamydia is a common STD that can infect both men and women. It can cause serious, permanent damage to a woman’s reproductive system. This can make it difficult …

Gonorrhea: Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

Anyone who is sexually active can get gonorrhea. Gonorrhea can cause very serious complications when not treated but can be cured with the right medication. What is Gonorrhea? Gonorrhea is a sexually transmitted infection (STI). It’s caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae. It tends to target warm, moist areas of the body, including the: urethra (the tube …

Syphilis: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection that can cause serious health problems if it is not treated. Singapore Government reported an average of 1500 syphilis cases yearly in the last five years. The rise of dating mobile applications and social media allows people to hook up and have casual sex. In addition, advances in medicine …