Month: June 2016


HPV Symptoms and Treatments

June 28, 2016

HPV stands for the Human Papilloma Virus. HPV can be sexually transmitted and, if untreated, can lead to cervical cancer in women. There are roughly 100 strands of HPV that affect humans. Thirty of those are sexually transmitted infections. What Is HPV and How Common Is It? HPV is an extremely common virus. Many people […]

How Do I Know When I'm Ovulating?

How Do I Know When I’m Ovulating?

June 20, 2016

How do I Know When I am Ovulating? According to the Centers for Disease Control, around 11 percent of women ages 15 to 44 have difficulty getting pregnant. This isn’t surprising considering women can only conceive during the small window of time each month when they are ovulating. Because women typically only ovulate for around […]


What Medications Affect My Libido?

June 14, 2016

Certain medications affect sexual function and drive. The sexual response cycle goes through four key phases. Your sexual response cycle goes through excitement, plateau, orgasm, and resolution. Lack of sexual function or libido can be caused by both physical and emotional factors. Certain medications have side effects that also hinder your sexual function. Types of […]