What Do You Know about Sexually Transmitted Diseases?
Chlamydia, herpes, and gonorrhea are sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Millions of new STD infections occur in the U.S. each year, according to the CDC. Take this quiz to find out more about STDs, as well as how to protect yourself from them.
Other ways include:
- Don't have a partner who has other sexual partners.
- Don't have sex with IV drug users.
- Don't have sex with people who have, or who you think have, an STD.
The best way to avoid developing an STD is to avoid sexual contact with others. It is also important to get tested and treated for STDs to protect yourself and others.