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Injured U.S. Vet Receives World’s First Penis/Scrotum Transplant

Injured U.S. Vet Receives World’s First Penis/Scrotum Transplant

Latest Sexual Health News MONDAY, April 23, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The world’s first total penis and scrotum transplant was performed about a month ago on a U.S. veteran who was injured in Afghanistan, doctors say. “We are hopeful that this transplant will help restore near-normal urinary and sexual functions for this young man,” said […]

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Testicular Pain (Men and Boys: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment)

Testicular Pain (Men and Boys: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment)

What is the treatment for testicular pain? The treatment for testicular pain varies depending on the underlying cause. As already noted, some conditions causing testicular pain are medical emergencies requiring immediate surgical intervention. Testicular torsion treatment Definitive management of testicular torsion requires surgery by a urologist. During surgery, the affected testicle is untwisted, and if […]

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Super Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Coming to U.S., Experts Say

Super Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Coming to U.S., Experts Say

By Dennis ThompsonHealthDay Reporter Latest Sexual Health News WEDNESDAY, April 4, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Americans should expect that a super-resistant form of gonorrhea like that found in the United Kingdom will soon reach these shores, health experts say. Earlier this year, doctors diagnosed a man in England with a case of gonorrhea that could […]

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U.K. Man Has World’s Worst Case of Super-Gonorrhea

U.K. Man Has World’s Worst Case of Super-Gonorrhea

The world’s “worst-ever” case of super-gonorrhea has been diagnosed in a U.K. man who was infected after sex with a woman in south-east Asia, health officials say. Latest Sexual Health News It’s the first case of the sexually-transmitted disease that could not be cured with the main antibiotic treatment, a combination of azithromycin and ceftriaxone, […]

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A Husband’s Housework May Bring Bedroom Benefits

A Husband’s Housework May Bring Bedroom Benefits

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Sexual Health News TUESDAY, March 20, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Husbands who are less than satisfied with their sex lives might want to fire up the vacuum. Why? New research suggests that when partners in a marriage feel the division of housework is fair, sexual satisfaction improves for both. “Feelings […]

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Want to Know Gender Identity? Ask Away, Patients Say

Want to Know Gender Identity? Ask Away, Patients Say

Latest Sexual Health News FRIDAY, March 9, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Most people seem comfortable with their health care providers asking about their sexual orientation and gender identity, a new study finds. The finding comes on the heels of earlier research that indicated many health care providers believed that such questions would offend patients. The […]

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STDs in Men

STDs in Men

STDS in men: Definitions and facts Common types of STDs in men include Chlamydia, gonorrhea, Trichomoniasis, and genital herpes. Some of the most common STDs in men may not produce signs or symptoms. When signs and symptoms of STDs do occur, they include: Genital lesions or sores (as with herpes or HPV) Urethritis (with gonorrhea […]