Physicians must make STI screenings a routine part of patient care so as to help catch and treat chlamydia
Why ‘diagnostic stewardship’ is important for physicians
Anal STIs can be caught with better sexual health screening.
Not every survivor of sexual abuse will openly talk about their experiences. Physicians should tailor their approach to taking a sexual health history with this in mind.
Walgreens and several organizations will educate about HIV testing and antiretroviral medications to prevent HIV transmission on National HIV Testing Day on June 27.
The majority of women will experience some kind of heavy or abnormal uterine bleeding at some point in their lives, however that does not mean physicians should treat it as normal
Screening is important because treatment is much more effective the earlier a patient can get on the medication
Due to social biases and stigmas, it can be easy for physicians to overlook seniors sexual health or to assume they aren’t sexually active.
How physicians can help patients get to the root of pregnancy loss
While sexual health is often an uncomfortable issue for physicians to address with patients, it is often overlooked entirely in transgender individuals.