Home > Sex > News News All sections in Sex » Great Sex » Safe sex » Problems » Relationships » Sexual Diversity » Sex News » Tools and quizzes » Great Sex Guides » Sex tips Listerine may actually cure gonorrhoea In the 19th century, Listerine mouthwash was marketed as a cure for gonorrhoea. More than a century later, researchers confirm that the claim may be true. Check Are you a sex addict? » Ask Sexologist » Join Health24 on Facebook » Quiz Are you ready for sex? » SEE: What happens to your body during sex? How porn addiction can affect your sex life Pubic grooming tied to higher STD rates Pubic hair grooming and removal has become increasingly popular worldwide among women and men, but it is tied to a greater risk of acquiring a sexually transmitted disease. FDA approves drug for pain during sex in older women Lower oestrogen levels in vaginal tissue can lead to vulvar and vaginal atrophy in post-menopausal women, causing painful intercourse. Sexism could harm men's health Researchers found that the more men conform to masculine norms, the poorer their mental health, and the less likely they are to seek mental health services. A happy spouse may keep you healthy Researchers found that simply having a happy spouse may enhance one's health as much as being happy oneself. Is Candida a sexually transmitted infection? Candida is a common yeast infection that may affect the sexual organs – but can it actually be classified as an STI? 8 STIs you’ve probably never even heard of Most of us have at least heard of sexually transmitted diseases like syphilis, gonorrhoea and chlamydia, but there's a lot more lurking beneath the murky surface. We take a look at 8 lesser-known STIs. US STIs hit all-time high in 2015 According to a high-ranking official, STI rates in the USA are rising and many of the country's systems for preventing STIs have become eroded. What switches our sex drive on and off? New research seeks to shed some light on the nature of sexual desire – how it differs between people and within the same person at different times. Sex healthy for ageing women, but risky for older men Satisfying sexual activity poses cardiovascular risks for ageing men, but could actually protect older women from certain health problems, researchers say. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Cipla today announced the launch of its innovative inhaler called Synchrobreathe. Live healthier How loud is too loud? » Heal your hearing Pain relievers linked to hearing loss in women FDA approves balloon device to clear Eustachian tube SEE: Interesting facts about hearing loss Our ears perform quite a complex job – not only are they responsible for helping us hear, they also assist with balance. Get back into your healthy habits » 7 beach sports to keep you active 7 reasons to start running Here's how to get yourself back into exercise after a break 5 ways to kickstart your fitness routine in 2017 With the festive season at an end, getting back into your fitness routine should be a breeze with these five steps.