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Sexually Transmitted Disease

October 22, 2012 Sexually Transmitted Diseases A sexually transmitted disease (STD) is an infection that you can get from having sex with another person who has an infection. There are several types of sexually transmitted diseases that affect men and women every year. In Chapter 9 of our textbook, the topic of sexually transmitted diseases was discussed. This is a rising issue amongst young adults in this generation. “One in four new sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) infections occur...

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases

 Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually Transmitted Diseases To improve the health of American people, the Department of Health and Human Services developed health promotion programs which known as Healthy People. This promotion programs designed for every ten year based on the detailed study and observation. The current health promotion program is Healthy People 2020 (CDC, 2011). The Healthy People 2020 address all the health issues those need more concern to improve the health of American...

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Sexually Transmitted Disease

Running head: SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually Transmitted Diseases More than 12 million Americans, 3 million of whom are teenagers, are affected with STDs each year. In 1995 STDs accounted for 87 percent of all cases reported among the top ten most frequently reported diseases in the United States. Since 1980, eight new sexually transmitted pathogens have been recognized in the United States. STDs may cause serious, life threatening complications including cancers...

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Stds)

STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases) are diseases that are transmitted through sexual intercourse with another domestic partner. Usually STD's are transmitted through oral, anal, vaginal, or other sexually active bodily contact. Sexually Transmitted Diseases are 100% avoidable. There are many techniques, but the most effective way is to have sexual intercourse with only one partner in your whole life, making sure that your partner didn't have sexual involvements with anyone else. Another method is...

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Treating Sexually Transmitted Diseases

University Human Sexuality PSY-225 Ketsia Chapman February 01, 2011 Module 8 - How to treat STIs Bacterial sexually transmitted infections include Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis, and Nongonococcal urethritis (NGU). There are different treatments for each of these infections. Chlamydia should be treated dually with doxycycline and azithromycin (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2010). The treatment for Gonorrhea is a dual therapy of a single dose of cephalosporin and a single...

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History of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

History of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually Transmitted Diseases, or commonly known as STDs, are the most common diseases known to man and it is one of the largest growing issues not only in the United States of America but around the globe. Sexually transmitted diseases are primarily spread through sexual contact from individual to individual, whether it is oral, vaginal, or anal sex. It can also be passed on by skin to skin contact such as through skin lesions, sores, sharing needles...

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Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

English 111.190 14 Nov. 2012 Essay # 3 Teen Pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Infections By examining the song “S.E.X” by a popular song artist named Lyfe Jennings I saw the topic of teenage sex discussed in popular culture’s music. The lyrics are expressing how sex can be lead and how most men take advantage of young women just to have sex. Lyfe Jennings song “S.E.X” sends a message to our young society that just because you think you’re in love doesn’t mean you have to give up your innocents...

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases Research Paper

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are the most common diseases known to man and one of the largest growing problems not only in the United States but all over the world. Sexually Transmitted diseases are usually, but not always, passed from person to person by sexual contact, whether it is oral, vaginal, or anal sex. It can also be transmitted by sharing needles, tiny cuts, sores, skin to skin contact or even by wearing the clothes or lying in the bedding of a person that might have it. There...

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Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Not Just a Sexually Transmitted Disease

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease: Not Just a Sexually Transmitted Disease When sexually transmitted disease or STD is heard, individuals automatically assume or think the disease is only contracted through sexual contact. There are a few exceptions to this thought process, one of which is pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). Statistically, more than 750,000 women in the United States experiences an acute PID episode each year (Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) - CDC Fact Sheet, 2011) and 8% of all United...

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Chlamydia: Sexually Transmitted Disease and Health Care Provider

CHLAMYDIA What is Chlamydia? Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria. It is estimated that chlamydia is the most common STD with 3 - 4 million new cases each year. Rates of chlamydia are highest in the West and Midwest, part of the contry. How is it Spread? Chlamydia is spread by direct person-to-person contact. It is almost always transmitted through sexual contact. It is also possible for pregnant women to pass the bacteria to their infant during birth. How Do...

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