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Venereal disease

by Stephen J. Bender

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Published by W. C. Brown Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sexually transmitted diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementStephen J. Bender.
    SeriesContemporary topics in health science series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC200.2 .B45 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 100 p. :
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5057066M
    ISBN 100697073467
    LC Control Number74020072
    OCLC/WorldCa1499748

      Editorial Reviews “Sensitive deftly researched.”—A.W. Lee, Choice “[A] deeply erudite and richly illuminating study of images of venereal disease in British literature and visual art in the 'long eighteenth century' that began with the restoration of the monarchy in "—Fintan O'Toole, New York Review of Books "Noelle Gallagher's fascinating and entertaining new book Brand: Yale University Press. VDRL test (procedure), Venereal Disease Venereal dis research lab test, Venereal diseases research Book Geriatric Medicine Book Gynecology Book Hematology and Oncology Book Human Immunodeficiency Virus Book Infectious Disease Book Jokes Book Mental Health Book Neonatology Book Nephrology Book Neurology Book Obstetrics Book.

      A lively interdisciplinary study of how venereal disease was represented in eighteenth-century British literature and art In eighteenth-century Britain, venereal disease was everywhere and nowhere: while physicians and commentators believed the condition to be widespread, it remained shrouded in secrecy, and was often represented using slang, . venereal: [ vĕ-nēr´e-al ] pertaining to, related to, or transmitted by sexual contact. venereal disease sexually transmitted disease.

      Points out that taboos surrounding venereal disease keep young people from getting proper treatment. Emphasizes the confidential nature of treatment at a clinic and shows the work of.a contact investigator with patients. In spite the fact the Christian church propagated abstinence, the spread of venereal diseases was possible because the diffusion of prostitution, communal baths, and wars. During the 19th century, some of the physicians and historians, especially J. Rosenbaum, F. Buret, and E. Lancereaux believed syphilis was as old as mankind, whereas later Cited by: 3.


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No Magic Bullet: A Social History of Venereal Disease in the United States Since (Oxford Paperbacks) [Brandt, Allan M.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

No Magic Bullet: A Social History of Venereal Disease in the United States Since (Oxford Paperbacks)Cited by: Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact.

The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites, and viruses. There are more than 20 types of STDs, including. Most STDs affect both men and women, but in many cases the health problems they cause can be more severe for women. Microbes and morals;: The strange story of venereal disease by Rosebury, Theodor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at No question about it -- this book is the ultimate resource for information about sexually transmitted diseases.

-- Doody's Review Service" With a level of detail and scientific rigor that no other text can match, Sexually Transmitted Diseases takes you through all aspects of STDs, from epidemiology to diagnosis and public health measures/5(2). Book Description: This book explores how London society responded to the dilemma of the rampant spread of the pox among the poor.

Some have asserted that public authorities turned their backs on the "foul" and only began to offer care for venereal patients in the Enlightenment. A quiet way of discussing venereal disease, in this discreet pamphlet: War Department, Commission on Training Camp Activities.

When You Go Home - take this book with you. Before the war, there was a major discovery for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases: inmedical researchers discovered both the means to identify and.

Venereal disease definition is - a contagious disease (such as gonorrhea or syphilis) that is typically acquired in sexual intercourse. venereal disease: [ vĕ-nēr´e-al ] pertaining to, related to, or transmitted by sexual contact.

venereal disease sexually transmitted disease. Disease may ruin the sex organs and deprive a man of his health and happiness. You have a fine healthy body now. Keep it that way. Venereal diseases come from sex relations or intimate contact with a diseased person.

They are very serious. Gonorrhea and syphilis are two of the worst. Most prostitutes have venereal disease. About the Book. Sanitized Sex analyzes the development of new forms of regulation concerning prostitution, venereal disease, and intimacy during the American occupation of Japan after the Second World War, focusing on the period between and It contributes to the cultural and social history of the occupation of Japan by investigating the.

"Noelle Gallagher's fascinating and entertaining new book, Itch, Clap, Pox, is not so much about the reality of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) during the 18th century as it is about how STIs were imaginatively constructed during the period.

The book is important and successful because it looks at how artists and writers used 'venereal disease'. to negotiate issues such as. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Treatment Guidelines, (1).

These recommendations should be regarded as a source of clinical guidance rather than prescriptive standards; health-care providers should always consider the clinical circumstances of each person in the context of local disease prevalence.

Venereal disease: A disease that is contracted and transmitted by sexual contact, caused by microorganisms that survive on the skin or mucus membranes, or that are transmitted via semen, vaginal secretions, or blood during intercourse.

The genital areas provide a moist, warm environment that is especially conducive to the proliferation of bacteria, viruses, and. The Venereal Disease Visual History Archive is a project to present and make available visual culture materials related to syphilis and gonorrhea from the first half of the twentieth century that are currently scattered among different digital and traditional archives.

The primary focus is on sources related to the campaign to “stamp out” venereal disease in the s and s. Additional Physical Format: Online version: King, Ambrose. Venereal diseases. London: Cassell, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Venereal Diseases a group of infectious diseases (syphilis, gonorrhea, chancroid or soft chancre, and lymphogranuloma inguinale) that are transmitted principally by sexual intercourse.

The term “venereal disease” was proposed in by the French scientist J. de Béthencourt. Venereal diseases have been known since early antiquity ( B.C.

About this Item: The Year Book Publishers, Chicago, Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Black cloth hardback is tightly bound with no marks to text.

Contains sections on skin and venereal diseases and nervous and mental diseases as well as charts and a few black and white Illustrations and Index. The book "Protect Yourself: Venereal Disease Posters of World War II" by Ryan Mungia looks back at the posters designed to discourage military members from putting themselves at risk of.

Like AIDS today, venereal disease existed in epidemical proportions in eighteenth-century Britain and France. Medical practitioners of every stripe - legitimate and otherwise - knew little but wrote volumes about its origins, symptoms, and "cures." The pathology of the disease remained elusive throughout the century despite frequent and loud debates on the topic in the press.

Classical composers unfairly tainted by STD rumours, book claims. composers has led him to conclude that many of them were unfairly tainted with reputations for “venereal disease, alcoholism Author: Dalya Alberge.

The average stay in a hospital for venereal disease (the more commonly used term at the time) lasted 50 to 60 days, valuable time that Author: Kelsey Kennedy. “In this intriguing and fascinating monograph, Lowry demonstrates that venereal disease was a major threat to the Lewis and Clark Expedition.”—Military Heritage.

Military Heritage “There is much to ponder in this compact bookPages: In addition to shouldering the blame for the increasing incidence of venereal disease among sailors and soldiers, prostitutes throughout the British Empire also bore the burden of the contagious diseases ordinances that the British government passed.

By studying how British authorities enforced these laws in four colonial sites between the s and the end of the .