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Painful sex in women

The medical term for painful sex is ‘dyspareunia’. Dyspareunia is a pain disorder described as recurrent or persistent pain during sexual intercourse. Sometimes women are also likely to report pain with other forms of penetration such as ...

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Chlamydia FAQs

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the UK. It’s a bacterial infection which is passed on during unprotected sex or sexual contact with an infected partner. In most cases there are no symptoms so it’s po...

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What are the Long-term Effects of Chlamydia?

Chlamydia is sexually transmitted infection and very common. It is passed on through unprotected sex and it’s more prevalent in young adults and teenagers under the age of 25. There are often no symptoms so it can go undiagnosed until either yo...

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Doxycycline: Uses and Side Effects

Doxycycline is an antibiotic that is used to treat a number of different infections. It is a ‘broad spectrum antibiotic’ and has many uses, including treatment of chest infections, skin infections, urinary tract infections, dental and eye...

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How do you catch chlamydia?

Chlamydia is caused by small bacteria and is usually contracted through unprotected sex with someone who already has the infection. However there are other ways to catch Chlamydia: partaking in oral or anal sex with an infected partner, sharing unwas...

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Chlamydia – What do you know about it?

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the UK. Chlamydia can affect both men and women and is a highly contagious STI. Chlamydia does not necessarily show visible symptoms hence it can go undetected for lon...

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Chlamydia Symptoms

Sexual contact carries the risk of contracting a number of sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs. Despite the continuing education, media coverage, medical advice and advertising, people continue to have unprotected sex.

In the UK, according to g...

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Chlamydia in Pregnancy

Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) caused by bacteria called Chlamydia Trachomatis. The bacteria are typically transferred via semen and vaginal fluids, and it’s one of the most common STI’s in the word.

Young adults a...

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