Many expectant mothers genuinely puzzled: why a few times to take “unnecessary” analysis on STI – sexually transmitted infection? Because worldly point of view such infections “decent” girl, Yes, being pregnant, not ill. About this difficult issue, we talk to the obstetrician-
gynecologist at maternity hospital No. 2. Minsk Alla Zubareva.
– Please clarify what lies behind a terrible acronym STI and how it can affect pregnancy?
Infection, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is a bacterial or viral disease which can be transmitted during oral, genital, or anal sexual contact with an infected partner. STIs can indeed Continue reading
Let’s start this conversation with a simple and seemingly naive question – what is the shame? This word, one has only to read or hear, has given rise to certain associations – images, sensations in the body, some sounds that we can hear. And certainly, the Association of these how can I put this gently… not very pleasant. Each of us knows from experience that there is a shame. It is important to understand that some researchers (K.’isard-he won point, for example) is referred to the basic human emotions, and some – no (say, by P. Ekman) In our opinion, shame is not innate, but formed by the reaction. Children, unfortunately, are taught to be ashamed of. Moreover, some
parents make it so hard that the consequences then have to deal with a range of specialists ranging from psychologists and psychotherapists – and to physicians. But more on that later.
Speak directly and without equivocation: even the most “successful” in this case the parents are shamed children not because they ’ s parents ’ s “bad”, but because it is, I may say, Continue reading
We are well aware of sexually transmitted diseases such as AIDS, syphilis, gonorrhea. As regards, genital herpes, then it is usually relegated to a secondary role, but, actually, he is no less dangerous. Just like AIDS, herpes not cured and, once infected with this virus, the person becomes a carrier for life. Although, unlike HIV infection by itself, the herpes virus may not cause death, however, launched genital herpes can lead to immunodeficiency state, cause cancerous lesions of the genital organs.
Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted pathogen which is one of the many representatives of the family of herpes viruses. This virus is the closest
relative of herpes simplex, which causes the well-known “fever on the lips”.
By its very prevalence of this disease ranks second among all sexually transmitted infections. According to specialists, about every tenth Russian infected Continue reading