Mutual monogamy means that you agree to be sexually active with only one person, who has agreed to be sexually active only with you.Being in a long-term mutually monogamous relationship with an uninfected partner is one of the most reliable ways to avoid STDs.Sores can be found on the penis, vagina, anus, in the rectum, or on the lips and in the mouth.
Find out more HERE Syphilis is an STD that can cause long-term complications if not treated correctly. These stages are primary, secondary, latent, and late syphilis.You can get syphilis by direct contact with a syphilis sore during vaginal, anal, or oral sex.Trichomoniasis is considered the most common curable STD.In the United States, an estimated 3.7 million people have the infection, but only about 30% develop any symptoms of trichomoniasis.Find out more HERE HPV is a group of more than 150 related viruses.
Each HPV virus in this large group is given a number which is called its HPV type.
There are more than 40 HPV types that can infect the genital areas of males and females.
But there are vaccines that can prevent infection with the most common types of HPV.
You can get herpes by having vaginal, anal, or oral sex with someone who has the disease.
Fluids found in a herpes sore carry the virus, and contact with those fluids can cause infection.
Infection is more common in women than in men, and older women are more likely than younger women to have been infected. How CS affects your baby’s health depends on how long you had syphilis and if — or when — you got treatment for the infection.