2 What provides 100% protection against STDs? BELLRINGERWhat provides 100% protection against STDs?
3 HOW STDs ARE SPREAD STDs are spread by the exchange of bodily fluids. BREAST MILKBLOODVAGINAL FLUIDS SEMENCAN STDs BE SPREAD THROUGH KISSING?
4 SEX? WHAT IS WHAT IS AN STD? GENITAL TO ANAL CONTACT An infectious diseases that are spread by sexual contactMOUTH TO GENITAL CONTACTGENITAL TO GENITAL CONTACTSEX?GENITAL TO ANAL CONTACTWHAT IS
5 HOW STDs ARE SPREAD SHARING NEEDLES SPREAD BY SEXUAL CONTACT MOTHER TO CHILD
6 FACTS ABOUT STDsHIV/AIDS and many STDs cause few or no symptoms in the early stages of infection.Some STDs, but not all, can be cured by antibiotics.STDs and HIV/AIDS are serious risks to your health.
8 RISK FACTORS ANY VAGINAL ORAL-GENITAL ANAL SEX Exposure to an STD can occur duringANYtype of sexually activity, includingVAGINALORAL-GENITALANAL SEX
9 The only strategy that is ELIMINATING THE RISKAbstinenceThe only strategy that is100 %effective in preventing STDs. You may face pressure to engage in sexual activity.
10 REDUCING THE RISK OF STDs Delay the age of first sexual intimacy.Limit the number of sexual partners.Avoid using alcohol and other drugs.Avoid sharing needles and other equipment for drug injection, body piercing, or tattooing.Avoid sexual intimacy with high-risk partners.Get tested for STDs and HIV.Use male latex condoms.
12 GET TESTEDIf you think you may have been exposed to an STD or HIV, get tested.Confidentiality is a legal requirement that prohibits healthcare providers from revealing patients’ names or test results.Doctors usually test for several STDs at once. HIV testing may be done separately.If the STD can be treated, the doctor will prescribe medications.Avoid all sexual activity while you are infected.