STD Main Dish

John Bernard Mitton

What is STD

Sexually Transmitted Disease

What are the types of STD


STDs caused by viruses

Human Immunodeficiency Virus


Human Papilloma Virus


Hepatitis Viruses


Herpex Simplex Virus



STDs caused by bacteria


Chlamydia


Gonorrhea


Syphilis



STDs caused by parasites


Trichomoniasis

How it be prevented

The only way for a person to be sure they will not get an STI is for that person not to have sex. This includes sex of any kind.

There are some things that a person can do to make it less likely to get an STI.


  • Practice safer sex. Use condoms and other forms of birth control
  • Stay with one sexual partner who has tested negative for STDs
  • Do not have sex with anyone until you are both tested for STDs
  • Get the vaccines for HPV, hepatitis A, and hepatitis B

Works Cited

“https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease.” https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Mar. 2016. <https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease>.

“https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease#/media/File:Rate_of_Sexually_Transmitted_Diseases_in_the_US.svg.” https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease#/media/File:Rate_of_Sexually_Transmitted_Diseases_in_the_US.svg. N.p., n.d. Web. 21 Mar. 2016. <https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sexually_transmitted_disease#/media/File:Rate_of_Sexually_Transmitted_Diseases_in_the_US.svg>.


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