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Did you Know? One in four teens contracts an STD/STI


Each year, one in four teens contracts an STD/STI, and that number is rising! Most people in the US thinks that STD and STI are health concerns that only sexually active needs to worry about. The reality is that everyone might be potentially at risk, and these issues needs to be taken seriously. The recent data shows that one in four teens contracts an STD/STI. Because teens are more at risk for getting STD’s it is important to know if


States with the most STD and STI infections

Rates of Chlamydia Infection in US Every year, a large number of U.S. youth get sexually transmitted infections (STDs) and the most common out of the three well known STDs among young people in the United States is Chlamydia which can damage a woman’s reproductive system making it difficult or impossible for her to get pregnant later on. Most people are not aware that they have Chlamydia because the symptoms will begin in 5 to 10 days after you got the infection. Because Chlamydia