Understanding Syphilis -- Symptoms
Learn more about the symptoms of syphilis from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Syphilis -- Diagnosis and Treatment
Learn more from WebMD about the treatment and prevention of syphilis.
HIV & AIDS Guide - Topic Overview
What is HIV? HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) is a virus that attacks the immune system,the body’s natural defense system. Without a strong immune system,the body has trouble fighting off disease. Both the virus and the infection it causes are called HIV. White blood cells are an important part of the immune system. HIV invades and destroys certain white blood cells called CD4+ cells. If ...
Tuberculosis in People With HIV - Topic Overview
People who are infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk for developing a tuberculosis (TB) infection. Their risk for a TB infection doubles in the first year they developed the HIV infection. 1 If they have latent TB,which cannot be spread to others,they are at risk for the infection becoming an active disease,which can be spread to others. Active TB in ...
Treating Tuberculosis in People With HIV - Topic Overview
Treatment for people with tuberculosis (TB) who also have human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is nearly the same as for people who don't have HIV. But there are some important differences,including: 1 Checking to make sure that the TB medicines are not changing the effectiveness of the medicines used to treat the HIV infection. Continuing treatment for longer than 6 months. Treatment may go on ...
Understanding Trichomoniasis -- Diagnosis and Treatment
The experts at WebMD explain the diagnosis and treatment of trichomoniasis.
Understanding Trichomoniasis -- the Basics
Learn the basics of trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted disease, from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Trichomoniasis -- Symptoms
Learn about the symptoms of trichomoniasis from the experts at WebMD.
Understanding Male Sexual Problems -- the Basics
WebMD provides basic information on men's sexual problems including possible causes.
Understanding Male Sexual Problems -- Prevention
WebMD provides tips for preventing male sexual dysfunction.