What are Sexually Transmitted Diseases?

       You can get Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) from vaginal, anal, or oral sex and it can also be infected with trichomoniasis through contact with damp or moist objects like towels, wet clothing, or toilet seats, although it's more usually spread by sexual contact.

Signs and Symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Disease

  Signs and symptoms that might indicate a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) include:

   Unusual discharge or bleeding from the vagina

   Discharge from the penis

   Pain or discomfort during sex or urination

   Lower Abdominal Pain

   Unusual discharge or bleeding from the penis and vagina

   Bumps of the genital area


Causes of Sexually Transmitted Disease

  Sexually Transmitted Disease does not always cause symptoms and is often contracted from people who seem healthy, and who may not even be aware they have an infection.

  Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) are transmitted by sexual contact, passed from person to person in blood, semen, or vaginal and other bodily fluids; however, sometimes these infections can be transmitted non-sexually either during blood transfusions or shared needles or during pregnancy from mother to child.

Risk Factors for Sexually Transmitted Disease

  The risk factors of Sexually Transmitted Disease include:

  Unprotected sex vaginal or anal penetration by an infected partner who isn't wearing a latex condom significantly increases the risk of getting a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI). Improper or inconsistent use of condoms may increase your risk.

  Having sex multiple partners the more people you have sexual contact with, the greater your risk. This is true for concurrent partners as well as monogamous consecutive relationships.

  Anyone forced to have sexual activity dealing with rape or assault will be difficult; however, it is important to examine a doctor as soon as possible so that you'll be able to receive screening, treatment and emotional support.

  Misuse of alcohol or recreational drugs the substance of misuse alcohol or recreational drug can inhibit your judgment, making you more willing to participate in risky behaviors.

  Being young half the Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) occur in people between the ages of 15 and 24.

Treatment for Sexually Transmitted Disease

  Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) caused by bacteria are generally easier to treat. Infections can be managed but not always cured. If you are pregnant and have a Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD), getting treatment right away can prevent or reduce the risk of your baby becoming infected. The recommended treatment for Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) varies, depending on what Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) you have. If you need to treat Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) but do not know which address is reputable and quality, we recommend you going at Heng Kang Clinic because our clinic has long been appreciated by customers for the quality. Our clinic is not only gathered a team of highly qualified medical doctors but also is equipped with modern and advanced medical equipment. The patient-friendly staff and representatives will also provide you an excellent experience upon visiting.

   For more information, you can visit Heng Kang Clinic at 517-519 Quintin Paredes St., Brgy.289, Binondo, City of Manila, you may also click the consultation box at the right side of your screen or call us at (02) 8356 - 0262 to set an appointment.