Ancient hominid 'hanky panky' also influenced spread of STIs

With recent studies proving that almost everyone has a little bit of Neanderthal DNA in them —- up to 5 percent of the human genome — it’s become clear our ancestors not only had some serious hominid ‘hanky panky’ going on, but with it, a potential downside: the spread of sexually transmitted infections, or STIs….

With recent studies proving that almost everyone has a little bit of Neanderthal DNA in them —- up to 5 percent of the human genome — it’s become clear our ancestors not only had some serious hominid ‘hanky panky’ going on, but with it, a potential downside: the spread of sexually transmitted infections, or STIs….