Describes sexually transmitted diseases, including AIDS, syphilis, gonorrhea, and genital herpes, and discusses their medical dangers and where to get help.
|Statement||Samuel G. Woods ; Laura Diskavich, technical consultant.|
|Series||The Need to know library, Need to know library|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||64 p. :|
|Number of Pages||64|
Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device : Samuel G. Woods, Laura Diskavich. Basic fact sheets are presented in plain language for individuals with general questions about sexually transmitted diseases. The content here can be syndicated (added to your web site). For desktop printing, choose “exact size” instead of “fit to page” to omit crop marks. Genital herpes is an STD caused by two types of viruses. In her comprehensive guide to STDs, Dr. Lisa Marr tells readers everything they need to know about avoiding, preventing, and treating these te and up-to-date, this book describes. It is advisable to be tested regularly for sexually transmitted diseases if you practice sex with multiple partners without using protection. This is because some of the STDs do show any symptoms and others may have their symptoms  appearing after several years if .
In , the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) labeled MG an "emerging issue" among STDs. What is MG? Mycoplasma genitalium is a small bacteria, first discovered in the early s. The bacteria can live in the urinary and genital tracts of men and women, which allows it to be passed on sexually. When STDs are caused by parasites and bacteria, they can be treated with antibiotics. However, there is no cure for those that are caused by a virus. Any sexually active person can contract a sexually transmitted disease. However, there are factors that increase a Author: Vanessa Maheu. Facts about STDs. The term sexually transmitted disease (STD) is used to refer to a condition passed from one person to another through sexual contact. You can contract an STD by having unprotected vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has the : Heather Cruickshank. 2. Intercourse Isn’t the Only Way to Contract an STD. You can contract an STD through unprotected vaginal, anal or oral sex. Oral sex is inherently less risky for all STDs. STDs are rarely, if ever, transmitted by hand-to-genital contact, such as mutual masturbation, or by inserting fingers into body openings (‘fingering’).
Sexual contact may make you develop dangerous sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) like HIV, genital herpes, Syphilis, gonorrhoea etc. But do you think you know all you need to know about STDs? Well, if you're like most of the people on the planet, you don't. Here are 6 things you should know about Sexually transmitted diseases. 1. A whole Author: Doctorndtv. Basic fact sheets are presented in plain language for individuals with general questions about sexually transmitted diseases. The content here can be syndicated (added to your web site). Chlamydia is a common STD that can infect both men and women. It can cause serious, permanent damage to a woman’s reproductive system. Tests to diagnose STD. There is no single test to diagnose a sexually transmitted disease. They are specific to each infection. Your doctor or healthcare provider will advise you certain tests based on your symptom history after knowing your sexual practices, mode of protection, history of exposure to partners,medical and drug : Gupta. Books shelved as stds: The Truth About Herpes by Stephen L. Sacks, I Want You Back by Lorelei James, Managing Herpes: How to Live and Love With a Chronic.