Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Infections

Prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Infections

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.
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References:
https://www.cdc.gov/std/default.htm
http://www.webmd.com/sexual-conditions/guide/sexual-health-stds
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