What Are Genital Warts?

How To Recognize Genital Warts

Genital warts are warts on and around the genital area in men and women that are caused by the STD the human papillomavirus (HPV). Genital warts on women are often called vaginal warts, but they can occur in more places than just the vagina. Once contracted, genital warts can be very hard to get rid of, and it is best to treat them as soon as possible. Genital warts are different than genital herpes although there are remedies for both. Check out to learn more about natural cures for herpes. Check out our article on genital wart symptoms for more information about what genital warts look like so that you can identify if you may have them.

Complications and Life Effects of Genital Warts

Also read more about the many complications that can arise when contracting HPV and gential warts and find about more about the long-term prognosis of and recurrence of genital warts.  There are many long-term and life-long effects that come with contracting genital warts.  The more you know the better you will able to deal with the road ahead. 

Prevention and Medical Advice

Also get information on how to prevent contracting gential warts, and medical advice on what to do if/when you contract an STD such as HPV.  Remember, you are not alone as a victim of HPV.  The medical community today estimates that almost every sexually active person will at some point contract HPV.  While not all people will contract the strands of HPV that cause gential warts, a great majority will.  By arming yourself with the information on how to prevent the spread of HPV and by knowing how to recognize the signs that you have HPV you can not only ensure yourself prompt and needed medical care, you can also help stop the global spread of this incurable STD.

Become informed today!