Types of STIs
Transmission
Symptoms
Treatment
Prevention

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This STI is the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection in the U.S.

What is Chlamydia

100

This can be transmitted if a person with cold sores wipes their hand on their mouth and then performs manual sex on an uninfected person
What is Herpes

100

The symptoms of this STI include an itchy, sore, or painful rash or blisters that recur in small clusters in different areas of the body
What is Herpes

100

This STI can be treated with a special shampoo
What is pubic lice

100

This is the best way to protect yourself from getting an STI

What is abstinence

200

Men ages 15-39 re most susceptible to this STI
What is Syphilis

200

This STI can sometimes, in rare cases, be transmitted through nonsexual contact
What is Chlamydia

200

This STI may cause small, cauli-flower-like arts n the vulva, vagina, anus, penis, inside the urethra, or in the throat.

What is HPV

200

This STI's outbreaks can be reduced with medication but the disease will remain in the body and is contagious even when treated
What is Herpes

200

These are a form of birth control taken through the mouth that do not protect against STIs

What are birth control pills

300

This is an STI that destroys the immune ststem which reduces the body's ability to fight disease and infection
What is HIV

300

If a mother passes this STI to her baby it often has serious mental and physical problems
What is Syphilis

300

Many people (especially females) never develop symptoms to this bacterial infection caused by neisseria gonorrhoeae
What is gonorrhea

300

Once diagnosed with this STI all sexual partners must be treated or else you can wind up giving and recieving the infection all over again
What is Chlamydia

300

Requiring your partner to do this can help to reduce your risk of getting an STI

What is an STI test

400

Some strains of this STI are direct causes of cervical cancer
What is HPV

400

This STI likes to grow in warm, moist areas like the cervix, uterus, and fallopian tubes of females
What is Gonorrhea

400

This STI may cause vaginal bleeding and spotting between periods or after or during intercourse.

What is Chlamydia

400

The maority of people with this STI revover without treatment
What is HAV or HBV (Hepatitis A or B)

400

You should not have sexual intercourse if your partner has these around his/her mouth/genitals

What are sores or warts

500

This common STI, which is caused by bacteria, is commonly known as the 'Clap'.

What is gonorrhea?

500

This STI an be transmitted with non sexual activities like holding hands or touching infested towels

What is scabies

500

The main symptom of this STI is often a thin, creamy greyish-white odorous vaginal discharge
What is Bacterial Vaginosis

500

The main goal of treating this STI is to protect the immune system from further damage and to delay the progression of AIDS for as long as possible

What is HIV

500

If you use these types of lubricants with latex condoms you will be more at risk for getting an STI

What are petrolium based lubricants