STDS

by Deasia White

STDs And What It Is

A STD is a sexually transmitted disease. A STD are infectious diseases that spread from person to person through intimate contact. STDs can affect guys and girls of all ages and backgrounds who are having sex.

Symptoms And The Effects Of The Condition In Women

Many STDs in women do not cause specific symptoms.Common STDs in women include Chlamydia, gonorrhea, HPV, and genital herpes.

Symptoms And The Effects Of The Condition In Men

    • no signs at all

    • itching at the tip of the penis
    • a rash on the penis, testicles, or groin
    • discharge (a milky white, yellow, thick or thin substance coming from the tip of the penis)
    • pain with urination
    • pain with ejaculation
    • painful blisters on the genitals (penile spots/penile bumps)

    how can this condition be detected?

    you can detect an STD by the symptoms and possibly the effects

    what are the treatment options?

    first,you DO NOT try to treat an STD yourself. Bacterial STDs can be cured with antibiotics if treatment begins early enough. Viral STDs cannot be cured, but you can manage symptoms with medications.
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