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    Yash Tiwari
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    Sexually transmitted diseases were previously referred to as venereal diseases, and more recently as sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Although many STDs don’t show any symptoms, it’s important to get tested so you can receive proper treatment if you do have an STD. Not only will this protect your partner from getting the infection, but it will also allow you to reduce the chances of passing it along to others. There are more than 20 million people in the United States living with some form of sexually transmitted disease. The reason this is such a problem is that the average person believes that STDs are not very contagious, therefore they don’t reach for protection when they could have prevented an STD. People can pass along viruses, bacteria, parasites, and other germs that live in the blood and body fluids to their sexual partners. A person who is infected may not show any symptoms of STDs, yet can still spread them.

    STDs are a major public health problem in many countries. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there are more than 20 million new STDs — chlamydia, gonorrhea, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, human papillomavirus (HPV), herpes simplex virus (HSV), HIV, and syphilis. Although prevention is the best way to avoid infections, if you’re already infected with an STD, there are things you can do to reduce your risk of spreading it to others. The CDC reports the number of cases singles out each STD by age group, race, and gender. They also track age-adjusted rates to show infections about population growth. The incubation period is the time between exposure to an infection and the development of symptoms.

    For many women, not knowing whether they have STDs or not can be as terrifying as having an actual disease. We put this information together because we want our readers to know how much information is available to them. Knowing the symptoms of STDs can help prevent what could be a devastating situation if it is left untreated. Seeing a doctor about an STD is also important because certain infections can be transmitted through sexual contact.

    The female reproductive tract is home to many glands and organs specialized for governing the function of life within the female body. When these functions are disturbed or impaired, women can develop various symptoms which can vary from day today. That’s why it is essential to understand what can cause these symptoms, when they may appear, and how to identify and treat them. The more informed you are regarding STDs and how they may affect you, the more empowered you will be when dealing with them. For this reason, it is essential to learn about STDs from a young age – before it is too late. These days, the average person is more likely to contract an STD from a pet reptile than from a human female, according to new studies. And since many people don’t think of pets as having any sort of sexual activity, it’s important to recognize that there are specifically STDs that affect them specifically — just as there are STD infections that can affect men and women.

    Manpreet Singh
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    Sexually transmitted (STIs), also known as sexually transmitted (STDs), infections are caused by unprotected bacteria, viruses, or parasites (vaginal, anal, or oral) and skin through the sexual contacts of the skin. Zika virus may also be spread sexually. Infections including bacterial vaginosis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, lymphogranuloma vendor um, and syphilis are also included in bacterial infections. Genital herpes, B-HPV, and human immunodeficiency viruses virus Virus Virus (HIV). Trichomoniasis and pubic lice are caused by parasites. STIs exist universal although in less industrialized cases, illnesses such as chancroid, LGV, and granuloma inguinale are more prevalent.
    In many instances, unknowledge transmission of sexually transmitted illnesses can occur because someone can be asymptomatic — symptoms do not occur. Depending on the infection, after exposure to the microorganisms symptoms (chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes genitalia) may occur within days or weeks, weeks or months, including hepatitis B, HIV, or syphilis. Common symptoms – which can seem individually or in combination – include abnormal vaginal fluid, burning sensations during urination, bleeding after or between intercourse, rashes, and sores in the genital or anal regions, a swollen gland in the groin, and rapid fever or flu-like look. There are around 190 million teens in India – more than 30 percent of them analphabets in demographics. Teenagers, men and women alike, tend not to be aware of sexuality. Often this is caused by lack of information in general and conservative attitudes towards sex (but sex education in particular). The initiative was not executed, and the content of the sex education program was determined to be “inappropriate” by twelve Indian state governments. Incorporating sex education among younger children has been constantly claimed to promote risky behaviors, but this is fueling the problem. Sexual education can help avoid unplanned pregnancy and the development of sexual transmission (STDs) by providing young people with information on reproductive problems as well as supporting the regular use of contraception or protection for STDs. In Jamaica, a study examined approximately 500 adolescents between 11 and 14 years old and discovered that just 27% of girls and 32% of males know that it is possible to become pregnant in the first round. In other places among young people, there has been a similar lack of correct information. In India, 80% of 100 girls looking to have an abortion did not know that sexual intercourse could lead to pregnancy or STDs.

    Semantee Chattopadhyay
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    An STD is a sexually transmitted disease otherwise known as STI or sexually transmitted infection. You can contract an STD if you have intercourse with an infected individual. More than 20 different kinds of STDs, STDs can be caused by parasites bacteria or a virus. Common viral studies include human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis, herpes and human papillomavirus. Common bacterial STD is included gonorrhoea, chlamydia and syphilis. A common parasite STD is trichomonas. It is important to know that often time someone may have an STD and show no symptoms. Common STD symptoms vary between men and women. Common symptoms in women include yellow, green or white vaginal discharge, pain or burning when urinating, irregular bleeding, painful intercourse as well as pain in the pelvic region. Symptoms in men can include white or green cloudy discharge from the top of the penis, burning when you urinate, testicular pain or swelling. The name signs up for peace is painful blisters or open sores in the genital area. If you think you have an STD you should consult a doctor as soon as you notice symptoms. The doctor may perform a blood test, urine test or swab test to determine if you have an STD. Stds can be treated with prescription medicines such as antibiotics and antivirals. Some STDs have no cure but can be controlled. Treatment as soon as possible is always the best practice. If untreated STD is can cause serious harm such as pelvic infection, infertility, sterility, heart and central nervous system problems as well as death. Is it true that people can only catch an STD when someone is displaying symptoms? No, sometimes an infected person can show no symptoms at all. You can still get an STD if your partner is showing no symptoms. Can STDs be spread by kissing, sharing towels, drinking after an infected person or sitting on toilet seats? This is partly true and partly false. Most STDs that transmitted through sexual contact with an infected person. However, herpes can be transmitted through kissing. Viral infections such as herpes, HIV, hepatitis and HPV have no cure. Safe, protected sex is always recommended to prevent an STD. Using Condoms Is Highly Effective But Not 100%. It should be made sure that you and your partner use simple sexual hygiene. Those who are sexually active should have regular checkups with their doctor.

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    Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are diseases that are spread from person to person through sexual contact. STDs are very dangerous because we don’t have an idea which person has this disease. And they are very easily spread. The sexually transmitted disease can spread through sexual intercourse, oral-genital contact, or oral-genital contact and also through some unsexual ways. congenitally transmitted diseases. Some common STDs are HIV AIDS, pubic lice, genital warts, hepatitis B, trichomoniasis, gonorrhea. everyone should do the screening. the diagnosis of this is not being considered easy three-level tests are defined to detect this disease. So, we need to have hygiene in our genital organs and also check partner hygiene. Most people take the test of this disease to be on the safer side. Still, research is going on this disease to make treatment, many countries are doing research. It is the myth about STDs that only poor people get this but also rich or all people can get affected through these diseases. There are a lot of myths about this disease that need to unfold. Before believing anyone, we need to do self-research about it. We can also get more STDs instead of getting once. We can prevent this by Abstinence, using protection and health education is necessary to create awareness, avoidance of sexual promiscuity. This disease affects people between the ages group 15-40. Recently it is found that it is increasing day by day. people who are sexually active need to do consistent checkups so they do not get any disease.

    DISHA SAPKALE
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    Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) means the disease or infections gets infected from one person to other person through sexual contact , while one person is affected through Sexually transmitted diseases and the other person is not affected but through sexual contact it pass the diseases or infections to that person. There are symptoms for STDs but in some cases people will get symptoms of STDs and some will not it depends. Common symptoms of STDs are Lower abdominal pain, vaginal itching or irritation, usual discharge or bleeding, rashes, sores, etc. STDs can caused due to viral, Bacterial, Parasitic, fungal. STDs that caused due to viral includes AIDS, Genital warts, Genital herpes simplex. Bacterial includes syphilis, gonorrhea, chancroid. Parasitic includes Trichomonus vaginitis and urethritis, scabies. Fungal includes Vaginal thrush, valvova ginitis, balanitis. Reasons that may increases risk factors such as unprotected sexual contact, history of STDs, forced sexual intercourse and more. STDs mostly occurs between the age of 15 to 24. There are some ways to prevent STDs like communicate before having sexual contact, vaccinate, have protection in correctly, stop drinking alcohol. People need to be more carefully to not get affect from such diseases and infections and they should also do check-ups, if they are sexual active so that they will be safe from such diseases.

    Nitika
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    Awarness about STDs is important. Many women not aware about them in developing countries like India. This kind of forum are really helpful to increase the awarness.
    God bless!

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