Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Infections

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Sexually transmitted diseases, commonly called STDs, are diseases that are spread by having sex with someone who has an STD. You can get a sexually transmitted disease from sexual activity that involves the mouth, anus, vagina, or penis.
The following are ways to avoid getting sexually transmitted diseases or infections(STDs/STIs):
The surest way to avoid STIs is to abstain from sex in all its forms; vaginal, anal or oral.
There exist vaccinations against some infections like Hepatitis B and HPV.
Get tested and share the results with your sexual partner.
Reduce the number of sexual  partners.
Mutual monogamy; a couple that knows their health status and remains faithful to each other.
Use of condoms.
©Kwambie Nyambane,

References:
https://www.cdc.gov/std/default.htm
http://www.webmd.com/sexual-conditions/guide/sexual-health-stds
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Kwambie Nyambane
Kwambie Nyambane
Kwambie Nyambane is a Sales Force Effectiveness Manager in a leading bank in Kenya ‘by ', a passionate inspirational blogger 'by night'; and a wellness enthusiast championing healthy lifestyle choices. The founder and lead writer of this blog is a Bsc. Food Science and Post -Harvest Technology graduate of the Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology, Kenya, holds an MBA in Marketing from the University of Nairobi and is currently pursuing a PhD in Business Administration from the University of Nairobi. Kwambie is a member of Bloggers Association of Kenya. She believes in taking life with a big spoon, seeing the cup always as half full, and enjoying the scenery in this journey called life. Kwambie is mother to one beloved son nicknamed "The Champ";, sister to Marci and beloved auntie to the A & Z girls. She and her family make Nairobi City, Kenya their home. This blog is dedicated to her parents Moraa and Nyambane for their awesome inspiration in her formative years, for being her pillar of strength through life, her siblings Marci and Joash, and to her son "The Champ" and her nieces who represent the generation that came after her. May the nuggets contained in this blog serve many generations, the world over to come.

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