sexual health


What is HIV? HIV is Human Immunodeficiency Virus, the virus that has been identified as the cause of AIDS (Acquired

Online care for STIs

Chlamydia trachomatis is a common sexually transmitted infection (STI), particularly prevalent in the people under the age of 25. Chlamydia


What is syphilis? Syphilis is a sexually transmissible infection (STI). You can get syphilis if you have unprotected sex with

Herpes: your questions answered

What is herpes? Herpes is a common, life-long infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and generally transmitted through

Ejaculation: how it works

When a man is sexually stimulated, friction on the glans penis and other stimuli send signals through the nervous system

Genital herpes: what is it?

What is genital herpes? Genital herpes is a viral infection characterised by outbreaks of blisters and sores around your genital

Video: HIV rates have declined, but not for all populations

Video transcript In 1987 there were 2,412 HIV cases reported. In 2017 this reduced to 963 HIV cases. This is

Impotence causes

Impotence, also known as erectile dysfunction or ED, is a condition in which a man is unable to get or

Genital warts

What are genital warts? Genital warts are are small, soft lumps in the genital area that are caused by certain

Premature ejaculation

What is premature ejaculation? Premature ejaculation is a condition in which a man ejaculates too quickly, often before or very

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