Navigation Links
Risk Of AIDS Rises With Vaginal Washes

A University of Washington study has revealed that those women who use vaginal washes run a higher risk of contracting HIV/AIDS.// The study which extended over a period of ten years was led by Scott McClelland. The women who live in the sub-Saharan Africa mostly go in for vaginal washes. As many as 1,270 Kenyan women were examined during the course of the study.

The researchers also found that women who reported that they washed with soap were four times more likely to be infected with HIV, reports science portal SciDev.Net. It has long been thought the practice would increase women's susceptibility to HIV by stripping away the vagina's natural protection against infection and making it easier for the virus to enter cells.

However, Robin Shattock, professor of molecular infection at St George's Medical School in London, said more studies were needed to demonstrate a definitive link between washing and HIV infection.

Edited IANS
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Risk Of Asthma Rises Due to Endotoxins
2. Good Samaritan Effect Rises With Level of Threat
3. Indonesian Bird Flu Death Toll Rises To 23
4. Death Toll due to Cholera Rises to 48 in Angola
5. Assam’s Malaria Death Toll Rises To 75, More People Affecte
6. Death from Cholera Rises in Angola
7. Death Toll Over Fake Drug Rises To Nine In China
8. Salmonella Affected Cases Rises to 31
9. Risk of Miscarriage Rises with Father’s Ag
10. Risk of Brain Hemorrhage Rises with Old Age
11. More Kidney Cancer Is Detected and Treated Early, Yet Death Rate Rises
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Risk AIDS Rises With Vaginal Washes

(Date:5/5/2015)... Beverly Hills Cosmetic Dentist, Arthur Glosman released ... to be sold at the offices of Arthur Glosman DDS, ... worldwide through an online store . “I wanted to ... between dental care and beauty with a luxurious collection of ... Dr. Glosman. , Dr. Glosman’s Advanced Dental Health + ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... AxoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXGN), a ... peripheral nerve repair market, reported record revenue of $4.95 ... compared to $3.14 million in the year-ago first quarter. ... portfolio of nerve repair products - Avance® Nerve ... and our solid sales execution delivered another record quarter ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... 2015 The global lab automation market ... $3,474.2 Million in 2014, at an estimated CAGR of ... lab automation market on the basis of equipment and ... On the basis of application, Lab Automation Market is ... proteomics solutions. Drug discovery is a major application of ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Viverae®, a health management and engagement ... multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing ... oncology and surgical specialty products, as the recipient ... Award recognizes outstanding achievement in the design and ... client base. , Viverae reviewed the employee wellness ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... Dr. Patricia George knows all too well the debilitating ... hypertension specialist at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center ... initial idea entered her mind for Team PHenomenal Hope. ... the 2010 PHA International Conference,” George recalled. “The speakers ... their climb up Mt. Kilimanjaro and I remember thinking ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Beverly Hills Dentist Arthur Glosman Launches New Dental Health And Beauty Product Line 2Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 58% Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth for the 2015 First Quarter 2Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 58% Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth for the 2015 First Quarter 3Health News:AxoGen, Inc. Reports 58% Year-Over-Year Revenue Growth for the 2015 First Quarter 4Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 2Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 3Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 4Health News:Global Lab Automation Market Forecast to 2020: Research Based on Equipment & Software, Applications, Type of Automation and End Users 5Health News:Viverae® Honors C. R. Bard, Inc. with 2015 Vanguard Award 2Health News:World PH Day: Team PHenomenal Hope Races to Spread the Word about Pulmonary Hypertension 2
... the Board,s Strategy and Vote the BLUE Proxy Card Today ... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN ) today announced that ... the Company,s Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 27, 2009. ... Directors on the BLUE proxy card today and reject the ...
... Friends and Family of Iraq and ... YORK, May 1 To help ease the transition ... home, Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) joined the Ad ... advertisements (PSAs) for their Veteran Support Campaign. Launched on Veterans Day ...
... employers, patients and doctors on helping people with back pain ... 5 at the University of Leicester. , It is estimated ... a year with people taking time off work because of ... with healthcare but due to lost work production and associated ...
... role in shoulder tendon tearsROSEMONT, Ill., May 1 People ... are at increased risk of similar tendon tears ... issue of The Journal of Bone and Joint ... predisposition as a possible cause for rotator cuff disease," said ...
... News) -- Dr. Charles Ericsson, head of clinical infectious disease ... to HealthDay about what scientists know right now ... the swine flu? , "Swine influenza is a known ... through mutations, it can acquire the ability to attack humans," ...
... Heart Association ATVB Conference Shows Reduction in Non-Calcified Plaque ... and SAN FRANCISCO, May 1 VIA Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ... of a sub-study of patients in its acute coronary ... slice multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) scans before and after ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders 2Health News:Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders 3Health News:Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders 4Health News:Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders 5Health News:Amylin Sends Letter to Shareholders 6Health News:Video: IAVA and Ad Council Build on Success of Groundbreaking Veterans Campaign with New Friends and Family Element 2Health News:Video: IAVA and Ad Council Build on Success of Groundbreaking Veterans Campaign with New Friends and Family Element 3Health News:Video: IAVA and Ad Council Build on Success of Groundbreaking Veterans Campaign with New Friends and Family Element 4Health News:New guidance on making work less of a pain in the back 2Health News:Rotator Cuff Tears: Are They All in the Family? 2Health News:Rotator Cuff Tears: Are They All in the Family? 3Health News:Swine Flu: A Primer 2Health News:Swine Flu: A Primer 3Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase 2 Results of VIA-2291 in Cardiovascular Patients Using Serial MDCT Imaging of Coronary Plaque 2Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase 2 Results of VIA-2291 in Cardiovascular Patients Using Serial MDCT Imaging of Coronary Plaque 3Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase 2 Results of VIA-2291 in Cardiovascular Patients Using Serial MDCT Imaging of Coronary Plaque 4Health News:VIA Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Phase 2 Results of VIA-2291 in Cardiovascular Patients Using Serial MDCT Imaging of Coronary Plaque 5
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015  CipherHealth, a leading ... providers improve patient care, sent representatives to the Nepalese ... sending five of their nurses to Nepal ... the catastrophic earthquake last month. In addition to helping ... donation will be utilized for much-needed medical supplies for ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... , May 5, 2015   InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE ... protection systems, announced today that it will release its full ... on Monday, May 11 th before the open, followed ... its financial results and business outlook. Participants should ... (412) 542-4135 (International) and request the InspireMD call. A live ...
(Date:5/5/2015)... 2015  Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ:  TROV), a developer ... results for the three months ended March 31, ... we presented favorable clinical results at ASCO GI, ... our Precision Cancer Monitoring platform,s ability to detect ... lung cancers," said Antonius Schuh, Ph.D., chief executive ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Five Nurses and Medical Supplies En Route to Nepal With Donation Assistance from CipherHealth 2InspireMD to Report Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015 on Monday, May 11th 2InspireMD to Report Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015 on Monday, May 11th 3Trovagene, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 2Trovagene, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 3Trovagene, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 4Trovagene, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 5Trovagene, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 6
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
Medicine Products: