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Chlamydia, Being Asymptomatic

On the news and in newspapers and magazines the public is presented with new studies and statistics regarding HIV/AIDS.  Additionally, both the American and global public should also recognize that Chlamydia, one of the most common sexually transmitted infections across continents, is equally dangerous and rapidly claiming victims, specifically, women and young adults.  Because, like […]

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Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Their Treatment

Sexually transmitted diseases are not as unusual as people may think. Statistics show that about 50 million people all over the world acquire sexually transmitted diseases in just a single year. With that kind of number, one would be inclined to ask what the most common STD is. Let this article give you the answers […]

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Confidential STD Testing is Available for Anyone Who Needs It

Probably the scariest part about getting tested for sexually transmitted diseases is working up the nerve to make the call. Many people are fearful of contacting a center for this service because they don’t want anyone to know they may have an STD. The days of worrying about not having privacy when getting tested are […]

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Early Detection of STD’s Can Save Lives

Although sexually transmitted diseases are more difficult to contract than other types of diseases, they are becoming more and more common. This phenomenon is because people do not know how to properly protect themselves from exposure. STD’s are spread through sexual contact, including oral, anal and vaginal sex. The list of sexually transmitted diseases includes […]

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How to Detect the Symptoms of STD

A sexually transmitted disease can cause a range of symptoms in people that can sometimes mask itself as a common medical condition. Signs such as sores, discharge, and pain can seem like a minor condition, but the risk of letting the symptoms continue without treatment can mean major health issues. That’s why it is so […]

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It’s Simple to Find STD Testing Centers Near You

The first question on many people’s minds is, “Why worry about an STD? I know my partner is safe.” The reality is that many sexually transmitted diseases occur when one partner take the risk of trusting the other without full information about whether they suffer from an STD infection. The person who has the infection […]

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Regular STD Testing Can Save Lives

If you are not in a monogamous relationship with a partner that does not have any sexually transmitted diseases you are at risk of being infected. Regular STD testing of both you and all of your sexual partners is an important step to your long-term health. Many STD’s do not show immediate signs, or have […]

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STD Prevention

The question of whether or not to seek testing for STDs is one that looms over the lives of many young adults. Men and women wonder if they need to be tested for sexually transmitted diseases. They wonder if the should request a partner to be tested. Many people just want to learn more about […]

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STD Risk Factors

While STDs are some of the most difficult infections to catch, current statistics show that they are quite common. After many years of a decrease in reported cases, the STD gonorrhea is now actually showing an increased number of reported cases. Sexually transmitted diseases such as Chlamydia, herpes, and syphilis can be passed from one […]

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STD Screening is for Everyone

Whether you have been in a relationship for weeks or months and no matter your age, and STD can happen to you. Having information about how they are transmitted, what types of diseases exist, why testing is important, and how to get screened can all result in avoiding the risk of contracting an STD. The […]

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