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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

24 billion condoms need to be used, 28 May 1999

Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/101/12
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 28 May 1999

45.7 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, High grade mental defective, October 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/42
Scope and Contents

"This woman is backward according to Dr. Nurse finds her unco-operative - will not let her visit the baby, seems to be keeping it in the background. There are hints (unfounded) of VD."

Relatives in survey: 45.8, 45.10

Dates: Other: October 1946

5.12 Female, Married, 45-54 yrs, Dull and Backward, Physical illness or invalidism, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/5
Scope and Contents

This woman is said to look subnormal, apt to write letters complaining about things. She is thought to have had a very unhappy life, was brought up in an orphanage. Diverse opinions about her morals, but she was treated for V.D. Nurse confirms - this woman is a nuisance and won't take advice. She looks ill. Said to have infected [5.13].

Relatives in survey: Children 5.8, 5.13

Dates: Other: January 1946

13.32 Male, Married, 45-54 yrs, Suspected psychiatric illness, September 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/12
Scope and Contents

"This is said to be an awful man, shepherd. He is said to have had an acute form of VD? first wife died, remarried. Is rumoured to have acquired VD from second wife. Children came out in sores. Fair-sized house. Fairly clean. Dr says this man is decent and honest and should not be included. Inspector confirms - soft."

Relatives in survey: children 13.31, 13.34, 13.35, 13.36, wife 13.33

Dates: September 1946

18.73 Female, Married, 35-44 yrs, High grade mental defective, June 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/17
Scope and Contents

"Very dull, mental, has been in an institution - full of tales about it. Illegitimate. [Female informant]: definitely mental, a slut, both children defective, husband very decent. Dirty home. Nurse confirms: Never off her doorstep, won't carry out her advice. No PA. The children are all illegitimate. Dr confirms, the children are all MD. Gonococcal infection."

Husband: 18.74 Children: 18.75

Dates: Other: June 1947

22.53 Female, Married, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, January 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/21
Scope and Contents

'This girl has had both kinds of VD, had an illegitimate child which died, was formerly a maid.'

Relatives in survey: siblings 22.52, 22.50

Dates: Other: January 1946

16.177 Female, Separated or divorced, 15-24 yrs, High grade mental defective, Head injury, January 1947

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents

"IQ of 70. Definitely defective. Married a soldier, no children, is attending VD clinic. Illegitimate. She has a bad leg. Husband was a soldier, deserted from the army, deserted her. Dr says this woman had a head injury while working. No PA."

Relatives in survey: Mother [16.245]

Dates: Other: January 1947

16.222 Male, Separated or divorced, 15-24 yrs, Psychopathic personality, Alcoholism, December 1946

Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/S2/17/1/15
Scope and Contents "Aggressive, not dull. Was in the Navy but was more at home than at sea. Now a labourer. Married, separated, now living with parents. Dr confirms - a nasty bit of work, always overstaying his leave, simulated heart trouble - ate tobacco to avoid going to sea. Went round all the doctors for certificates. Now being treated for both kinds of VD. Married, had one child which was sent to an aunt. The aunt married an Indian and the family took the child away."Relatives in survey:...
Dates: Other: December 1946

Cure for syphillis, 1884

Identifier: Coll-97/CW120/303
Scope and Contents

Cure for syphillis given as 'Sugh brist lus-nan-laogh and the Meacal' [the sap from bruised golden saxifrage and its root] 'ordered by' Father MacGregor, Iocar, South Uist [Iochdar, Uibhist a Deas].

Dates: 1884

Draft Report to NHS Lothian Regarding Lothian Gay and Lesbian Switchboard's BBV/STI Prevention and Sexual Health Promotion Activities, 2005 - 2008

Identifier: GD61/5/1/10
Scope and Contents

The report discusses the following: existing sexual health interventions; developments made between 2005 and 2006 including a website, new partnerships, increased access, and training and education programme; and plans and priorities including increasing access and service enhancement.

Dates: 2005 - 2008