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Australian Father Gets 15 Year Jail Term for Forcing Bestial Acts on His Daughters
... last justice has caught up with an Australian who sexually
assaulted his three daughters and forced them to bestiality acts. The details are shocking, but no names have been revealed. The South Australian District Court heard the 66-year-old also coerced his daughters to have sex with his cousin and a ...
Four Pakistan Children Abused Daily: SPARC Report
...akistan , and states that around four children are sexually
abused in the country everyday. Jahanzeb Khan, regional manager of SPARC speaking at the launch of the annual report titled The State of Pakistans Children-2006 at the Press Club here said people have failed to protect their children and the Pakist...
US Teens Charged With Gang Raping a Woman
...ey were forced back into their home and beaten and sexually
assaulted. According to authorities, the men raped, sodomized and beat the woman, then forced her son to participate in the assault at gunpoint, making him have sex with his mother in front of them. The boy was then beaten and had numerous househol...
Gadrasil Could Prove Effective in Men too
... by Merck & Co., could be a potent weapon against sexually
transmitted diseases (STDs) and one day prove effe...n North America, HPV is said to infect half of all sexually
active women between 18 and 22. In most women, HPV clears up on its own but for some, the infectio...
Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse
...asylum this year after being kidnapped, beaten and sexually
humiliated by a police squad. "I was lucky because I could prove my case, because I speak good English and have a useful profession," said the man, a D.C. resident who spoke on condition he not be identified because he does not want to jeopardize h...
HIV Prevention Programs on a Massive Scale Turn Out Economical
...grams targeting sex workers, treatment for curable sexually
transmitted diseases, information, education and communication initiatives, risk reduction programs for injection drug users and programs preventing transmission of HIV from mother to child. We found that, on average, each doubling of scale of a pr...
Larger HIV Prevention Programs in India are Cheaper, Increase Efficiency
...grams targeting sex workers, treatment for curable sexually
transmitted diseases, information, education and communication initiatives, risk reduction programs for injection drug users and programs preventing transmission of HIV from mother to child. "We found that, on average, each doubling of scale of a ...
AIDS can Be Prevented by Using Diaphragm During Intercourse
...e male condoms, diagnosis and treatment of curable sexually
transmitted infections, and free contraception. The investigators could not evaluate whether using the diaphragm alone was better than using nothing, because most women in both arms of the trial reported male condom use. The trial, known at Metho...
Trial of VivaGel in Sexually Active Young Women Commences
...and acceptability of SPL7013 Gel (VivaGel(TM)) in sexually
active young women. The Microbicide Trials Networ...h VivaGel(TM) will be tested for the first time in sexually
active young women to determine its safety, acceptability and ease of use. VivaGel(TM) is being deve...
Vaginal Bacteria Vary Among Healthy Women
...en susceptible to a range of infections, including sexually
transmitted diseases such as HIV. His research t... the condition can predispose a woman to harm from sexually
transmitted disease, including HIV. Forney stressed the importance of the research teams findings ...
'Sexually Active' Malawians Urged to Take HIV Tests
...that statistics had shown that out of "six million sexually
active Malawians, only 15 percent have gone for HIV testing and know their status." "This implies that the majority of Malawians do not know that they are carrying the virus because they have not gone for a test, a situation that poses a great thre...
US Teen Birth Rate Drops to Record Low: Report
...port found an increase in the use of condoms among sexually
active girls, with 56 percent saying they used the contraceptive in 2005 compared to 38 percent in 1991. The use of birth control pills dropped, however, from 25 to 20 percent between 1991-2005....
Diaphragms offer no extra protection Against HIV
...ica (MIRA), did a randomized trial of almost 5,000 sexually
active, HIV-negative women in South Africa and Zimbabwe."Although the intervention seemed safe, our findings do not support addition of the diaphragm to current HIV-prevention strategies, the researchers write. This trial was part of the $37-milli...
Efficacy of Lyme Disease Vaccination Examined
...the other hand, with HPV, few people know that the sexually
transmitted virus can cause cervical cancer; conse... similar to girls receiving a vaccine to prevent a sexually
transmitted infection that they could encounter much later in life. However, he said that at least...
Singapore's Dr. Love Brings Good Sex to Indonesia
... escape with your spouse for a romantic holiday to sexually
transmitted diseases. A late-night television advice show similar to one Dr. Love hosted in Singapore is also in the pipeline for Indonesia. The text message programme will be rolled out to Malaysia next, followed by India and China. "At the en...
India Plans Hospices for HIV Positive Women
...r family planning, but meant as protection against sexually
transmitted diseases and HIV. She also made a forceful plea for sex education in schools and denounced those opposing the idea as hypocrites. It is moral hypocrisy and just posturing on the part of those who are opposing it," the minister said. ...
Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns
...cy could be declining before the girl even becomes sexually
active, and if a booster is needed, but is not given, a woman might assume the first shot is giving her coverage when it is no longer effective, Harper points out....
World's Biggest Condom to Take Off to Spread Safer Sex Campaign
...necessary because the number of people infected by sexually
transmittable diseases continues to rise," a GGD s...r 69,000 Dutch nationals had themselves tested for sexually
transmittable disease, 10 percent more than in 2005. Among homosexual men, 22 percent tested posit...
India Grapples With First Bill to Stop Workplace Sex Harassment
...or misconduct after she accused three superiors of sexually
harassing her -- a year after three trainees were also sacked when they levelled similar charges. And a 2005 survey by the Confederation of Indian Industries reported only four percent of women in the organised sector held senior management positio...
Beijing Legislator Calls on Government to Regulate Sexually Suggestive TV Ads
...nment to introduce strict regulations to eradicate sexually
suggestive commercials, at least during the summer and winter holiday periods. Shang Xiyun is said to have been convinced about this after hearing her eight-year-old daughter declare that she would never eat cakes because boys don't like fat girls...
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