Tag: syphilis

“Spread Prevention, Not the Infection” during Pregnancy: Syphilis

“Spread Prevention, Not the Infection” during Pregnancy: Syphilis

This year the theme of  National Birth Defects Prevention Month is Prevent to Protect. This week we will be posting a series of guest posts from Mothe ...
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 ...
Your top STD questions answered

Your top STD questions answered

1. What is an STD? A sexually transmitted disease (STD) is an infection that you can get from having sex with someone who is infected. About 19 mil ...