Tag: STI

Choosing the right birth control for you

Choosing the right birth control for you

Planning your pregnancy helps you be in control of having a baby when you’re ready. But until you’re ready to start your family, birth control can h ...
Protecting yourself from sexually transmitted infections

Protecting yourself from sexually transmitted infections

April is Sexually Transmitted Infections Awareness Month. In the United States, nearly 20 million new sexually transmitted infections happen each year ...
Prevent syphilis in your baby

Prevent syphilis in your baby

Congenital syphilis (present at birth) can cause serious lifelong health conditions, or even death, for a baby. Unfortunately, the number of congenita ...

STDs can be harmful to you and your baby

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can cause problems such as premature birth, ectopic pregnancy, birth defects, miscarriage or stillbirth. Most bab ...

What is human papillomavirus, HPV?

Each year in the United States, about 19 million individuals contract a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Genital warts are a form of the most com ...