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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sexually transmitted diseases -- Miscellanea,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Miscellanea

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 168-182).

Other titlesTwo hundred and one things you should know about AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases.
StatementJeffrey S. Nevid, Fern Gotfried.
ContributionsGotfried, Fern.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC200.2 .N48 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination182 p. ;
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1505398M
ISBN 100205148735
LC Control Number93185576
OCLC/WorldCa28286556

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  The only % effective way to avoid getting other STIs is to not have vaginal, anal, or oral sex. If you are sexually active, you can do the following things to lower your chances of getting other STIs: Choose less risky sexual behaviors. Reduce the number of people you have sex with. Don’t drink alcohol or use drugs before and during sex. Start studying Chapter 22 Sexually Transmitted Infections and AIDS. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Start studying Chapter Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS!. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. WORKS CITED (electronic and print sources) Home. (10) Nevid, Jeffrey S. Things You Should Know About AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Boston: Allyn and Bacon, Syphilis and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases. New York: Rosen Publishing Group, (13). Yancey, Diane. STDs: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You.

You should also receive antibiotic treatment for possible exposure to other sexually transmitted diseases, e.g., gonorrhea and syphilis. Medical attention should be sought immediately after exposure. You need to be tested for HIV since treatment with Truvada is not indicated if you are HIV positive. Things You Should Know About AIDS And Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases May 1, by Jeffrey S. Nevid, Fern Gotfried.   Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that spread from person to person through sexual activity, including anal, vaginal, or oral sex. HIV is an STD. Chlamydia, gonorrhea, human papillomavirus (HPV) infection, and syphilis are examples of other STDs. Having an STD can make it easier to get HIV. Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) or Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) are diseases that are spread through anal, oral or vaginal intercourse. Hepatitis B and some STDs such as HIV can also be transmitted through a blood contact such as sharing drug injection equipment.

  On the one hand, the facts about sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are pretty straight forward. More than a half-dozen STDs can be spread from one person to another during sexual activity. If you’ve heard of only one STD, it’s probably AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome), which is linked to infections by HIV (human immunodeficiency virus). Why is so much more attention given to HIV/AIDS than to any other sexually transmitted disease? Because AIDS is deadly, and it has no cure and no vaccine. HIV is most commonly [ ]. 1. Author(s): Nevid,Jeffrey S; Gotfried,Fern Title(s): things you should know about AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases/ Jeffrey S. Nevid, Fern Gotfried. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Boston: Allyn and Bacon, c   Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), commonly known as venereal diseases, are usually contracted through sexual contact with an infected person. The organisms that cause these diseases are passed on from one person to another through blood, semen, vaginal fluids, and other bodily fluids. In addition, these ailments can be transmitted by a mother to her child during pregnancy Author: Vanessa Maheu.