Scabies is caused by a tiny mite that lives underneath the skin. The female mite is only just visible to the naked eye, about the size of a pin head.
Syphilis is caused by bacteria and is contagious in the early stages of transmission. Without treatment, it can cause irreversible damage to the brain, nerves and body tissues.
Thrush is a fungal condition caused by an overgrowth of the yeast candida albicans, which lives naturally all over the body, including the mouth, vagina and anus.
Trichomoniasis (trich for short) is a protozoan infection that causes inflammation of genitals.
Douching is a method of gently flushing the vagina or anus with water or solutions. Regular douching is not recommended,
Menstrual Sponges Menstrual sponges come in sterile packs and are manufactured, so there is less chance of vaginal irritation or
In some states and territories, the use of prophylactics (condoms, dams and sometimes gloves) for oral, full service and other
Sex workers in Australia have retained very low rates of HIV and STIs due to the rapid response led by
There has been a high level of misinformation and hysteria about people living with HIV doing sex work. Other sex
Urinary tract infections (UTI) are infections that cause inflammation anywhere in the urinary tract: urethra, bladder, kidneys and prostate. Cystitis
There are many individual differences in anal and genital anatomy. Sometimes they may be mistaken for an STI. Pearly Papules
This resource has outlined the most common interactions and side effects for Viagra. However, many sexual enhancement medications have interactions
Abbreviations or acronyms are used to shortcut the description of different sex work services. There are many variations, but the