Information About Sexually Transmitted Diseases

(also known as STD, Venereal Disease, STI, Sexually Transmitted Infection. Genital warts, human papillomavirus, HPV, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Herpes Simplex, HIV/AIDS, HPV, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis)

Sexually transmitted diseases are infections that you can get from having sex with someone who has the infection. STDs are caused by bacteria, parasites and viruses. There are more than 20 types of STDs, including chlamydia, HPV, genital warts, herpes simplex, gonorrhea, syphilis and HIV/AIDS.

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