Sexual Health

Lymphogranuloma venereum explained

Lymphogranuloma venereum explained

Lymphogranuloma Venereum (LGV) is a rare sexually transmitted infection caused by Chlamydia trachomatis. LGV is a chronic (long-term) infection of the lymphatic system. LGV is prevalent at low levels in certain regions of Africa, South-east Asian countries including India and South America. However, it is now seen increasingly in the developed regions such as North America and Europe, in men who... Read More

Is Anilingus (oral-anal sex) safe?

Is Anilingus (oral-anal sex) safe?

Anilingus, also known as “rimming” or “rim job” refers to the act of kissing, licking, or putting the tongue into the anus. There are many sensitive nerve endings in that area, so licking that region can be very arousing. However, that region is a hotbed of bacteria, and some diseases can be transmitted through this... Read More

What is Foot Fetishism?

What is Foot Fetishism?

Fetishism, a paraphilic sexual disorder, is characterised by recurrent, intense sexual urges and sexually arousing fantasies towards specific objects for at least six... Read More

Genital Herpes

Genital Herpes

Herpes, the common STD affecting humans when involves oral cavity, is known as ‘Oral herpes’ and when it affects the genitalia, it is called as 'Genital herpes'. A knowledge about herpes can help in preventing their... Read More