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Welcome to Adult Health Care Center - the only site on the web that provides articles and reviews about adult diseases, disorders and conditions in most popular languages. Learn everything from general information about weight loss and anti-aging topics to specific advice about prevention and treatment of sexual dysfunctions:

  • Adult health and various ways to stay healthy — from skin care to cancer prevention.
  • Common men's health threats: heart disease, cancer and sexual dysfunctions.
  • Women's health concerns: breast health, low libido and cosmetic surgery.
  • How to control your weight and burn more calories that you take in.

Health News

Could a dissolvable, drug-loaded tampon protect against HIV?

Posted on Thursday, July 31, 2014

Researchers have created dissolvable fibers that quickly absorb anti-HIV drugs and release them when in contact with moisture, opening the door to a new HIV-prevention method.

Obese women may benefit from strategies identified to improve oral contraceptive success

Posted on Thursday, July 31, 2014

The findings of a new study suggest two ways to effectively address the problem that birth control pills may not work as well in obese women, compared to women of a normal body mass index.

Researchers identify functions of two classes of mouse pheromone receptors

Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Researchers at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research have identified the functions of two classes of pheromone receptors, and found pheromones crucial to triggering the mating process in mice.

Ritual circumcision procedure increases risk of herpes infection in infants

Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014

A rare procedure occasionally performed during Jewish circumcisions that involves direct oral suction is a likely source of herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) transmissions documented in infants.

Some protection offered by incomplete HPV vaccination

Posted on Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Minority women who received the Human Papillomavirus Vaccination (HPV) even after becoming sexually active had lower rates of abnormal Pap test results than those who were never vaccinated.