It's important for everyone to understand that sexually transmitted disease
infection has nothing to do with skin color," she says.
People with sexually transmitted diseases
face a greater threat of contracting HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, says Edward W.
The recent Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Treatment Guidelines issued in 2006 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends penicillin G as the preferred treatment of all stages of syphilis.
You can't tell if someone has a sexually transmitted disease
just by looking at her or him, so it's important to know the facts if you want to steer clear of becoming infected.
A former counselor for Planned Parenthood, Sally Swiatek contacted the national organization and asked if Santa Clarita's demographics might be conducive to opening an office to provide information on the complete spectrum of topics from abstinence to birth control to sexually transmitted diseases
and the risks of making uninformed decisions.
To the Editor: Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV), a sexually transmitted disease
(STD) caused by Chlamydia trachomatis serovars L1, L2, or L3, is prevalent in tropical areas but occurs sporadically in the western world, where most cases are imported (1).
Today, nearly 70 percent of all high school seniors engage in sexual intercourse before graduating, one in eight contracts a sexually transmitted disease
(STD) each year and more than 80 percent of all STD cases occur among those under 29.
Two new studies highlight the importance of another sexually transmitted disease
A randomized trial of clinician-delivered interventions promoting barrier contraception for sexually transmitted disease
prevention, Sexually Transmitted Diseases
, 2005, 32(11):672-679.
About one out of four sexually active teens in California will get a sexually transmitted disease
Bacterial vaginosis prevalence among lesbians in these studies has ranged from 24% to 51%, compared to 21% for heterosexual clients of sexually transmitted disease
clinics and 9%-14% for pregnant women.
The book has been written in a spirit of integrity which respects both the scientific and moral truth, and written also with a profound sense of compassion and regard for those suffering from sexually transmitted disease