Diseases and Disorders: The Dangers of Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 1st Edition

  • Christine Honders
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534561269
  • ISBN-13: 9781534561267
  • DDC: 616.95
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Sexually transmitted diseases are an unfortunate danger for people who are sexually active. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention reports that half of all sexually transmitted infections affect people ages 15 to 24, so it is crucial to educate young adults about the consequences of unprotected sex before they become sexually active. Full-color photographs and detailed infographics supplement the informative text’s discussion of the most common sexually transmitted diseases and the ways in which their spread can be prevented.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: It Can Happen to Anyone.
1: A Worsening Epidemic.
2: Screening and Diagnosis.
3: After the Diagnosis.
4: Stopping the Spread of Stds.
5: Reversing the Trend.
Organizations to Contact.
For More Information.
Photo Credits.
About the Author.