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Chlamydia

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted disease (STD) that can be easily cured. If left untreated, chlamydia can make it difficult for a woman to get pregnant. more

Gonorrheag

Gonorrhea

Anyone who is sexually active can get gonorrhea. Gonorrhea can cause very serious complications when not treated, but can be cured with the right medication.more

Herpes

Herpes

Genital herpes is a common STD, and most people with genital herpes infection do not know they have it.more

Trichomoniasis

Trichomoniasis

Most people who have trichomoniasis do not have any symptoms.more

Influenza (Flu)

Influenza (Flu)

The signs and symptoms of influenza can vary by age, immune status, and presence of underlying medication conditions. more

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

HPV is the most common sexually transmitted infection (STI). more

STDs & Infertility

STDs & Infertility

Chlamydia and gonorrhea are important preventable causes of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and infertility. more

STDs during Pregnancy

STDs during Pregnancy

Women who are pregnant can become infected with the same STDs as women who are not pregnant. more