ΑΥΞΗΣΗ ΤΩΝ ΣΕΞΟΥΑΛΙΚΩΣ ΜΕΤΑΔΙΔΟΜΕΝΩΝ ΝΟΣΗΜΑΤΩΝ ΛΟΓΩ ΤΩΝ ΤΗΛΕΦΩΝΙΚΩΝ ΕΦΑΡΜΟΓΩΝ ΕΡΩΤΙΚΩΝ ΓΝΩΡΙΜΙΩΝ;
popular dating apps such as Tinder and Grindr are being blamed for a surge in
cases of sexually transmitted diseases, say doctors.
websites and applications on smart phones and tablets have proved extremely
popular, especially for those in their 20s and 30s.
provide users with a list of potential partners in their area, with many
increasingly looking for casual sexual encounters.
health experts are now saying the apps are leading to a rise in sexually
cases in England jumped 15 per cent between 2012 and 2013, from 25,577 to
29,291 while Syphilis cases went up nine per cent, from 2,981 to 3,249.
to the Daily Mail, Peter Greenhouse, of the British Association for Sexual
Health and HIV, said: “You don't have to be a genius to work out that these
sorts of apps make having casual sex a damn sight easier.
can find, down to a metre or two, the nearest available person who is
interested. This is something that just hasn't been available before.”
can cause infertility in women, though most clear it naturally.
can cause infertility but needs antibiotics to clear it. Doctors are worried by
a rise in antibiotic-resistant gonorrhoea.
can lead to blindness, brain damage and even death if left untreated. (gloucestercitizen.co.uk)