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What does VD stand for?

VD stands for Venereal Disease


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A bioethics after revelations last year that 1,300 people were exposed to venereal disease last year was engaged in 55,000 research projects around the world involving human subjects, mostly for health and medical purposes.
The 1973 version stated that “such applicant is not feebleminded, an imbecile, insane, a common drunkard, or afflicted with pulmonary tuberculosis in its advanced states: Provided, that in addition the affidavit of the male applicant for such marriage license shall show that such male is not afflicted with any contagious venereal disease.
What we discovered was that not even the costly effects of escalating rates of venereal disease amongst military men and the public embarrassment caused by the open trade in sex in the colony's main towns, could trump the racist ideologies that undergirded the government's continued unwillingness to crackdown on prostitution.
Patent Medicine Salesmen Redux While the companies make claims based on slightly different scientific principles, I cannot help thinking that they are modern versions of yesteryear's traveling salesmen, peddling aphrodisiacs, pick-me-ups, and cures for venereal diseases and sexual dysfunction.
Laid up to recover from a toxic treatment for a venereal disease, McKay produced the previously unpublished Baudelaire-inflected cluster he titled "The Clinic" around 1923.