Bacterial STD's like gonorrhea and chlamydia, can be cured with antibiotics. If you do decide to have sex, you and your partner should get tested for STDs beforehand.
There are two kinds of STDs, viral and bacterial. Reference lists of selected publications were screened for further publications of interest. Where possible we will identify differences in awareness and knowledge by key demographic variables such as age and gender, and how awareness has changed over time.
STDs are common, especially among young people. If the results confirm that you have an STI, inform all your sex partners and encourage them to seek testing and medical attention.
Huppert JS. If I have questions, who can answer them? Delay having sexual relations as long as possible, as young people tend to be more susceptible to infections.
Young women are more biologically susceptible to STDs than older women. Just like you, that person might not even know he or she has an STD. How common are STDs?
The bacterium, which is highly contagious, stays in the warmer and moister cavities of the body.