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Men, If You Have HPV, Odds Are You Will Be Reinfected with the Same Type

Men infected with HPV16, the type responsible for most HPV-related cancers, are 20 times more likely to be reinfected with the same type of HPV after one year. That is according to a new study published this month in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The article shows the same effect in both men who are sexually active and celibate, suggesting that they are not reacquiring the virus from another sexual partner.

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UTHealth Study Finds That Male Virgins Can Still Acquire HPV

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Men who have never engaged in sexual intercourse are still at risk for acquiring HPV, according to a study published recently in the Journal of Infectious Diseases by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) School of Public Health.

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Nitric Oxide, CVD-preventive measures, CVD, Women's Health, Nathan Bryan, Ph.D., Felice Gersh, Ernst Schwarz, David Lefer, Age-related Diseases, Anti-aging medicine, nitric oxide function, Cardiovacular Disease, post-menopausal women, cognitive health, Sexual Function, Eriticle , eritile dysfunction, Hypertension, A4M Annual World Congress

Clinicians Who Ignore Nitric Oxide (NO) Function Put Their Patients at Risk

Dr. Nathan Bryan, Baylor College of Medicine and one of the leading experts in nitric oxide biochemistry and physiology said today, “healthcare providers, especially those helping patients with cardiovascular issues and age-related disease, are not using perhaps the most important ‘tool’ in their ‘toolbox,’ restoring nitric oxide function. Bryan organized and chaired a full day workshop on the Clinical Applications of Nitric Oxide held during the 25th American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress.

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Marriage, Relationship, Power

What’s in a Name? How the Perception of Taking a Spouse’s Surname Can Define Power in Marriage

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A new study led by a UNLV psychology professor shows that a wife’s choice of surnames may influence perceptions of her husband’s personality and the distribution of power in the marriage.

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Discrimination, Mental Health, Psychology, Health, Relationship, Marriage

Discrimination Harms Your Health – and Your Partner’s

Discrimination not only harms the health and well-being of the victim, but the victim’s romantic partner as well, indicates new research led by a Michigan State University scholar.

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Teen Girls ‘Bombarded and Confused’ by Sexting Requests

Adolescent women feel intense pressure to send sexual images to men, but they lack the tools to cope with their concerns and the potential consequences, according to new Northwestern University research.

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LGBQ* Women’s Sexual Desire Particularly Impacted by Social and Cultural Pressures

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After interviewing women who identify as bisexual, lesbian and heterosexual, a study from UK researchers is contributing to the understanding of how desire is influenced by issues such as sexism, religion, sexual orientation discrimination and more.

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Short Intervention Boosts Safe-Sex Skills in Teen Girls

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A recent study finds that a 45-minute online sexual health program improved the ability of teen girls to communicate effectively about safe sex.

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Youth Who Experience Violent Victimization Seek Intimate Relationships at an Earlier Age

A new American Sociological Review study has found that experiencing violence as an adolescent leads to early romantic relationships and cohabitating. On average, they found that victimized youth entered romantic relationships nine months earlier than non-victimized youth.

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Buffalo State Experts: Weinberg Reflects on Changing Attitudes Toward Sexual Behavior, Identity

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In just the past six years, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized gay marriage, the Tinder app accelerated casual dating, Fifty Shades of Grey was an overnight sensation, and Bruce Jenner became a woman.







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