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 (Candidiasis)

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,

Working on Your Period

Menstrual Sponges Menstrual sponges come in sterile packs and are manufactured, so there is less chance of vaginal irritation or

Sex Workers Living with HIV

There has been a high level of misinformation and hysteria about people living with HIV doing sex work. Other sex

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Urinary tract infections (UTI) are infections that cause inflammation anywhere in the urinary tract: urethra, bladder, kidneys and prostate. Cystitis

Viagra & Other Enhancements

This resource has outlined the most common interactions and side effects for Viagra. However, many sexual enhancement medications have interactions