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# syphilis - Sunday 18 July, 2021

Syphilis outbreak partly caused by 'significant restrictions' on access to testing during Covid
# Syphilis
# Syphilis

Syphilis outbreak partly caused by 'significant restrictions' on access to testing during Covid

Jul 18th 2021, 8:30 AM 43,116 Views 47 Comments

The number of cases are exceeding those seen before the Covid-19 pandemic.

# syphilis - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Cuba first country to end mother-to-child HIV transmission
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# Historic

Cuba first country to end mother-to-child HIV transmission

Jul 1st 2015, 7:00 PM 19,434 Views 26 Comments

Less than 2% of children born to mothers who have HIV carry the virus.

# syphilis - Monday 9 February, 2015

This smartphone gadget will tell you if you have an STD or not
# Detection
# Detection

This smartphone gadget will tell you if you have an STD or not

Feb 9th 2015, 5:16 PM 18,099 Views 16 Comments

The dongle can test you for HIV and syphilis and deliver the results in the space of 15 minutes.

# syphilis - Saturday 3 November, 2012

Gonorrhoea hits highest rate ever recorded in Ireland
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

Gonorrhoea hits highest rate ever recorded in Ireland

Nov 3rd 2012, 4:08 PM 22,244 Views 35 Comments

A HSE report has found that the number of STIs in Ireland increased dramatically last year.

# syphilis - Friday 3 February, 2012

Rise in sexual activity leads to increase in STIs among elderly
# STIs
# STIs

Rise in sexual activity leads to increase in STIs among elderly

Feb 3rd 2012, 9:40 AM 6,652 Views 50 Comments

Doctors are warning that older people should take just as many precautions as younger people do when having intercourse.

# syphilis - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Shocking US experiments on Guatemalans revealed
# Experiments
# Experiments

Shocking US experiments on Guatemalans revealed

Aug 30th 2011, 12:14 PM 702 Views 10 Comments

The experiments took place in the 1940s and included people being injected with syphilis and other illnesses, by what were described as “unethical” researchers.