NETWORK WITH US
» » »

Crabs Treatments Bend OR

This page provides useful content and local businesses that can help with your search for Crabs Treatments. You will find helpful, informative articles about Crabs Treatments, including "Curing Crabs". You will also find local businesses that provide the products or services that you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Bend, OR that will answer all of your questions about Crabs Treatments.

Deschutes County Human Services
(541) 322-7400
2577 NE Cortney Dr
Bend, OR
Services
Family Planning and Reproductive Services,Hepatitis C Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,HIV Treatment,Mental Health Assistance,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Organization Type
Government-based Organization (e.g., State,County or City)

Data Provided By:
Deschutes County Human Services
(541) 322-7400
2577 NE Cortney Dr
Bend, OR
Services
Family Planning and Reproductive Services,Hepatitis C Education,HIV Prevention Education,HIV Testing,HIV Treatment,Mental Health Assistance,Substance Abuse, Counseling or Treatment
Organization Type
Government-based Organization (e.g., State,County or City)

Center For Life Chiropractic
(541) 848-6508
1004 NW Milwaukee Ave
Bend, OR

Data Provided By:
Backcountry Chiropractic
(541) 848-6137
1354 NW Galveston Ave.
Bend, OR

Data Provided By:
Paul Vancamp
(541) 330-6160
115 Sw Allen Rd
Bend, OR
Specialty
Family Practice

Data Provided By:
Central Oregon Center
(888) 875-7820
2330 NE Division St., Suite 7
Bend, OR
Services
Abortion Services,Birth Control Services,Emergency Contraception,HIV Testing,HPV & Hepatitis Vaccines,LGBT Services,Mens Health Services,Patient Education,Pregnancy Testing, Options & Services,STD Testing & Treatment,Womens Health Services
Hours
Monday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 7:30am-5:00pm
Thursday: 8:30am-7:00pm
Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am-6:00pm
Sunday: Closed

Falling Waters Natural Health
(541) 848-6115
160 Sw Scalehouse Loop
Bend, OR

Data Provided By:
Dr. Mike Henderson
(541) 323-2829
360 NW Vermont St., #500
Bend, OR
Business
CommuniCare
Specialties
Internal Medicine
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: Aetna, Blue Cross, Lifewise, Pacific Source, Humana, Clear One, Healthnet, Cigna, Medicare

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: St. Charles
Residency Training: Botsford General Hospital
Medical School: Des Moines University, 2001
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English

Data Provided By:
HealthSource of Bend
(541) 848-6571
365 NE Greenwood Ave
Bend, OR

Data Provided By:
Franklin A Trostel, DO
(503) 777-3663
Bend, OR
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med, Midwestern Univ, Chicago Il 60615
Graduation Year: 1961

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

Curing Crabs

By Jennifer Cunningham
National Institute of Health .

Yes, the idea of crabs is funny. The reality, on the other hand—not so much. Safety-wise, responsible sex practices aren't any different than they were in college (i.e., cover your stump before you hump), except now there is a significantly larger pool of people with a greater wealth of sexual experience to possibly get STDs from. Though crabs don’t have quite the same cachet as the clap or inspire the same fear as HIV, they are a serious issue that needs some less than serious attention.

Since appearing on Earth 70,000 years ago, the pubic louse (not to be mistaken for its cousins the body louse and the head louse) has caused mammoth crotch itch for millions, from cavemen to college kids. Crabs get their name from the fact that under a very strong microscope, the little critters resemble crabs—a pretty terrifying thought if you think of them infesting your nether region en masse.

Generally, pubic lice like to eat at night, attaching their pinchers to hair follicles before feeding on your blood like randy little ticks. The itch from hell is what separates pubic lice from other common sexually transmitted diseases, like chlamydia or genital warts. Like your last boyfriend, “crabs” are parasites that cannot live without being attached to a live host. And these mites don’t discriminate.

So how can people protect themselves from this scourge? Not much besides abstinence, prayer, or examining a sex partner’s pubes with a magnifying glass before every session. Condoms don’t help either, according to Beth Collitt, a spokeswoman for Penn State’s University Health Services. Neither the Centers for Disease Control nor the National Institutes of Health keeps tabs on how many people are infected in the U.S., but across the pond in England, crabs are scuttling their way onto more and more college students every year. According to British newspaper reports, St. John’s College at O...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Gradspot.com

©2010 Gradspot LLC