Tag: "lubricants" at medical news
Women suffer from sexual dysfunction too
...s caused by genital atrophy, including water-based lubricants
such as those used by gynecologists in their routine examinations; estrogen-based creams; slow-release estrogen rings that are placed inside the vagina and secrete estrogen into the surrounding tissues; and daily tablets that can be inserted into the...
Common Chemical From Seaweed Could Help In The Fight Against Cervical Cancer Virus-HPV
...sed to thicken everything from baby food to sexual lubricants
may help fight the virus that causes cervical canc...mmonly used commercially is already used in sexual lubricants
and other topically applied products, and food stuffs. They explained that HPV normally acts by atta...
New Cancer-Blocking Algae Found
...aged by the fact that many over-the-counter sexual lubricants
already contain carrageenan for its gel-like qualities, scientists hope to turn the cancer-blocking algae into a gel that is applied on the genitals before sexual contact. The eventually hope that the cancer-blocking agent could be sold in the form ...
Health Issues That Can Impact Sexual Satisfaction
...intercourse. Levels of desire can vary. The use of lubricants
and changes in positions as the pregnancy progress... end to your sex life.” Topical estrogen cream and lubricants
may help after the drop in hormone levels that occurs during menopause. 9. Poor body image and se...
New York Health Department Distributes Five Million Condoms in a Month
...sell Healthcare's Lifestyle condoms and packets of lubricants
to organizations and venues in the city to help curb the spread of HIV. The health department will pay Ansell four cents per condom, putting the cost of the program at about $720,000 annually, according to health officials. City health officials i...
Vaginal Lubricants can Reduce Cervical Cancer Risk
...esearchers have found that spermicides and vaginal lubricants
control the growth of infection caused by human papillomavirus (HPV), which causes cervical cancer. The study was conducted by a team of researchers led by John Schiller at the National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland. The problem with doin...