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What to know about genital warts in women

Genital warts are a very common sexually transmitted infection. They can develop on or around the genitals and may appear as small bumps or fleshy growths. These warts result from infection with the human papillomavirus (HPV). People who have the virus can pass it on through vaginal, anal, or oral sex. Genital warts can cause… Read More »

What to know about genital herpes

Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted infection that can cause sores to develop on the genitals. Some people have genital herpes without any symptoms. This article gives an overview of genital herpes, including its symptoms, causes, treatments, and complications. What is genital herpes? Using a condom during sex can help prevent the transmission of… Read More »