Study Evaluating Efficacy and Safety of Two Low-dose Regimens of PREMARIN Vaginal Cream for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Vaginal Atrophy Now Published
... vulvar and vaginal atrophy, including painful intercourse
(dyspareunia). This study evaluated the efficacy ... was sufficient to provide relief from painful intercourse
due to menopause. The study also supported daily ... changes in and around the vagina and painful intercourse
caused by these changes.()Menopause can cause ...
Middle school youth as young as 12 engaging in risky sexual activity
... 2009) Middle school youth are engaging in sexual intercourse
as early as age 12, according to a study by ... the study, Markham and colleagues defined sexual intercourse
as vaginal, oral or anal sex. According to their ... more experienced students in all three types of intercourse
were more likely to be male and African-American. ...
Premature ejaculation spray enables men to last 6 times longer after penetration
... who used a topical spray five minutes before intercourse
were able to delay their orgasm six times longer ... no active ingredients.
Every time they had intercourse
during the three-month study period, each couple ... personal distress, satisfaction with sexual intercourse
and interpersonal difficulties.
There were ...
More at-risk teens and young adults engaging in anal intercourse
... factors associated with heterosexual anal intercourse
among adolescents and young adults.
"The topic of anal intercourse
is often considered taboo especially when ... that 16 percent had engaged in heterosexual anal intercourse
within the timeframe, with condoms being used ...
Weight does not affect women's sexual behavior
... these women, sexual behavior and the frequency of intercourse
could also be a factor.
Kaneshiro's objective ... women were more likely to report having sexual intercourse
with a man, even when she controlled for age, ... women reported having a history of sexual intercourse
with a man, as opposed to 87 percent of women ...
Lots of Sex May Prevent Erectile Dysfunction
... July 3 (HealthDay News) -- Frequent sexual intercourse
may cut down on a man's chances of developing ... found that men who said they had sexual intercourse
less than once a week had twice the risk of ... compared with men reporting having sexual intercourse
once a week.
Among men who had ...
Erectile dysfunction lower in men who have intercourse more often
... New York, July 1, 2008 Having intercourse
more often may help prevent the development of ... that researchers have found that men who had intercourse
more often were less likely to develop ED.
... the investigators observed that men reporting intercourse
less than once per week at baseline had twice the ...
Study finds virginity pledges may help postpone intercourse among youth
... otherwise similar to those who did started sexual intercourse
within three years, while just 34 percent of ... who made virginity pledges reported having sexual intercourse
within the same period.
"Making a pledge to ... researchers have speculated that abstaining from intercourse
might increase participation in other sexual ...
Good sexual intercourse lasts minutes, not hours, therapists say
... Satisfactory sexual intercourse
for couples lasts from 3 to 13 minutes, contrary ... therapists responses defined the ranges of intercourse
activity times: "adequate," from 3-7 minutes; ...
"If a patient is concerned about how long intercourse
should last, these data can help shift the ...
Striking shift seen among newly HIV-infected men regarding partners
... infected with HIV to choose to have unprotected intercourse
only with other HIV-infected partners.
While ... was seen in men choosing to have unprotected intercourse
almost exclusively with other HIV-infected ... the men prior to HIV infection had unprotected intercourse
acts with HIV-negative or HIV-unknown partners ...
One-Third of HIV-Infected Gay Men Have Unsafe Sex: CDC
... -- said that they had had unprotected anal intercourse
with at least one partner of unknown serostatus, and almost a quarter had unprotected intercourse
with a partner who they knew was HIV uninfected," ... the men said they had engaged in unprotected anal intercourse
over the past three months. In 41.3 percent of ...
IU researchers find vibrator use to be common, linked to sexual health
... men most commonly reported having used vibrators during foreplay or intercourse
with a female partner, with 91 percent of those who had used a vibrator ... by the International Index of Erectile Function (erectile function, intercourse
satisfaction, orgasmic function and sexual desire).
The study ...
Fathers' Concern Rises When Teens Start Having Sex
... abstain from sex, an estimated one-fourth of adolescents have had sexual intercourse
by the age of 15, and that number grows to two-thirds by 18.
... activity by teens as undesirable and risky. As the new study says, sexual intercourse
in adolescents carries "numerous potential repercussions" such as ...
Anti-HIV gel shows promise in large-scale study in women
... young men. In most cases, women become infected with HIV through sexual intercourse
with an infected male partner. An effective microbicide could provide ... groups:
Those using BufferGel prior to engaging in sexual intercourse
Those using PRO 2000 before engaging in sexual intercourse
FDA Approves Low-dose Regimen of PREMARIN Vaginal Cream to Treat Moderate to Severe Postmenopausal Dyspareunia – Painful Sexual Intercourse : Agency Grants New Indication for Bothersome Vaginal Symptom Associated with Menopause
... A low-volume regimen of PREMARIN Vaginal Cream can treat painful intercourse
due to menopause, restore vaginal tissue, and reverse changes in the ... to treat menopausal changes in and around the vagina and to treat painful intercourse
caused by menopausal changes of the vagina.
PREMARIN Vaginal Cream ...
Unusual case of a woman who suffered stroke during sex
... MAYWOOD, Ill. -- Minutes after having sexual intercourse
with her boyfriend, a 35-year-old woman suddenly felt her left arm go ... factors, including birth control pills, a venous blood clot, sexual intercourse
and a heart defect.
Doctors at Loyola University Medical Center ...
Fewer U.S. High School Students Engage in Risky Behaviors
... Behavior Survey , the percentage of black students who engaged in sexual intercourse
dropped from 82 percent in 1991 to 66 percent in 2007. And black students ... 1991 to 28 percent in 2007.
Among white students, those having sexual intercourse
dropped from 50 percent in 1991 to 44 percent in 2007. And the number of ...
Study finds circumcision safe in both HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men
... was slower in the HIV-infected men, however, and men who resumed sexual intercourse
before complete wound healing were at higher risk of complications. Men ... for protection of both men and their women partners, refraining from intercourse
after circumcision is essential until the wound has completely healed, ...
U of M study: Online intervention paramount for reducing HIV in high-risk population
A greater percentage of the group reported unprotected anal intercourse
(43 percent) in the past three months, according to the research. A ... but the greatest number of partnerships involving unprotected anal intercourse
(49 percent). Meeting partners both online and offline and being drunk or ...
Horphag's Prelox provides over-the-counter solution
... almost a 100 percent increase of orgasmic function, sexual desire, intercourse
satisfaction and overall satisfaction.
Prelox is a patented unique ... old men. Parallel to the increase of erectile function, the mean number of intercourse
more than doubled during treatment for those who took Prelox. Treatment ...
Young People Engaging In Sexual Activity Differ on Definitions of Virginity, Abstinence
... likely than younger
peers to say girls and boys who engaged in vaginal intercourse
intercourse as abstinent." Ethnicity also predicted abstinence ... less likely than non-whites to view those who engaged
vaginal and anal intercourse
as abstinent. Study authors emphasize that
physicians and educators who ...
Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Men with chronic heart failure can have active sex lives
... coronary artery disease. This study found that the peak heart rate during intercourse
was lower than heart rates measured during the patients normal daily activities. The study participants peak oxygen consumption levels during intercourse
were moderate comparable to their oxygen consumption levels during ...
Many Older Americans Have Active Sex Lives
... regardless of whether they had a partner).
That being said, vaginal intercourse
was often predominant.
"The vast majority said that vaginal intercourse
is always part of sexual behavior; that declines slightly as people age, ...
VivaGel(R) Demonstrates Anti-HIV and Herpes Activity Following Human Administration
... after administration of the product in humans. These data indicate the potential for VivaGel(R) to be used other than immediately prior to sexual intercourse
(i.e., as a coitally-dissociated microbicide). However, future testing in clinical efficacy studies is required to confirm this.
Teens May Not Benefit from Pap Tests
... Pap test was recently raised to 25. In the United States, however, women are told to get regular Pap smears within three years of their first sexual intercourse
or at age 21, whichever comes first.
But changes are being considered by the U.S. organizations responsible for Pap test recommendations, said ...
Public Health Experts Discuss Infectious Diseases Threats at News Conference
... treatment of exposed sex partners, and lack of knowledge on the part of young sexually active individuals about the true risk of unprotected sexual intercourse
with multiple partners. Dr. Martin also provided updates on treatment options for gonorrhea, the increased incidence of syphilis and medical ...
FDA Approves VITROS(R) Anti-HCV Assay for Use On VITROS 5600(R) Integrated and VITROS 3600(R) Immunodiagnostic Systems
... sharing contaminated needles. While much less common, hepatitis C virus can also be transmitted from mother to infant at childbirth, through sexual intercourse
with an infected person, tattooing or body piercing and accidental needle sticks in healthcare settings(2,3).
About the VITROS ((R) ) ...
MRI May Help Find Deep Endometriosis
... Endometriosis, which affects about 5 million women in the United States, can cause chronic pain in the pelvis and lower back, lead to painful sexual intercourse
and menstrual cramps, and result in fatigue and infertility. Minimally invasive laparoscopy can treat superficial endometriosis, but deeper lesions, ...
New Moms Urged to Take Care of Postpartum Health
deep cuts or lacerations
difficulty with intercourse
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Healthy Healing After Delivery
Daily sex helps to reduce sperm DNA damage and improve fertility
... with sub specialist training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Sydney IVF, Wollongong, Australia, said: "All that we knew was that intercourse
on the day of ovulation offered the highest chance of pregnancy, but we did not know what was the best advice for the period leading up to ovulation ...
Planned Parenthood Recognizes National HIV Testing Day
... semen, vaginal fluids or breast milk. Exposure to any of these fluids can put you at risk for HIV, which is most commonly spread through sexual intercourse
(anal, vaginal, or oral), syringe or needle sharing, blood or blood products (rare in the United States) or being exposed to HIV before or during ...
Watson Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval For Generic PLAN B(R)
... is the generic equivalent to Duramed Pharmaceuticals' PLAN B(R), which is indicated for the prevention of pregnancy following unprotected intercourse
or contraceptive failure. This product is approved for prescription use only. The Company intends to market the product under the trade name Next ...
Cervical Cancer Vaccine Not Just for Teens
... Cancer in Bogota, Columbia, who noted that women's rising age at first marriage and increasing divorce rates have led to more widespread premarital intercourse
and pairing with new sexual partners around middle age.
Their study included more than 3,200 women, aged 24 to 45, with no history of cervical ...
Women's Gynecological Exams: Another Victim of the Troubled Economy?
Upset stomach or heartburn
Unexplained weight loss or gain
Pain during intercourse
Women who have these symptoms almost daily for more than a few weeks should consult their ...
FDA Approves 'Plan B' Pill for 17-Year-Olds
... to women 17 years of age and older."
Plan B is an extra high dose of regular birth control that needs to be taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse
to be effective. Essentially, the drug prevents pregnancy by delaying ovulation. It does not interrupt an already implanted pregnancy.
Topical Spray Helped Men With Premature Ejaculation
... Hospital in Belfast, U.K., said in a news release.
"Our study shows that when the PSD502 spray was applied to the man's penis five minutes before intercourse
it improved both sexual performance and sexual satisfaction, which are key factors in treating premature ejaculation."
New P.E. Drug Approved In Europe While Premature Ejaculation Cure Remains Out of Reach to American Men
... ingredients known to influence serotonin and believed to prolong orgasm.
Amidst a sea of untested libido products that must be taken before intercourse
and arguably deter spontaneity, Prematrol works steadily and consistently to prepare the male body for sexual activity when desired. Known for ...
U.S. District Court Finds the FDA's Actions on Plan B(R) Tainted by Politics
... hormone found in daily birth control pills, Plan B can reduce the risk of pregnancy by up to 89 percent when taken within 72 hours of sexual intercourse
(the sooner a woman takes it, the more effective it is). Critics have argued that increased access to Plan B would lead to promiscuity or other risky ...
Clinical trial finds microbicide promising as HIV prevention method for women
... young women are at least three times more likely to be HIV-positive than young men. In most cases, women become infected with HIV through sexual intercourse
with an infected male partner. Although correct and consistent use of male condoms has been shown to prevent HIV infection, women often cannot ...
International Partnership for Microbicides Receives US $130 Million from UK Government and the Gates Foundation
... the development and availability of safe and effective microbicides - topical products being developed to prevent HIV transmission during sexual intercourse
- for women in developing countries. IPM's microbicide candidates are based on the same anti-retroviral compounds that have proven successful in ...