<ul><li>WELCOME TO THIS FILE AND QUICKLY TAKE A SHORT TIME TO FILL IN THE SELF RISK -ASSESMENT FORM </li></ul><ul><li>Have...
<ul><li>1. What does STI stand for?  </li></ul><ul><li>Sexually Transmitted Infections, One gets through sexual intercours...
<ul><li>All STI’s are caused by bacteria? True or False </li></ul><ul><li>False: </li></ul><ul><li>STI’s are caused by thr...
<ul><li>3 .Name three types of STI’s? </li></ul><ul><li>Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis, Chancroid, Human P...
<ul><li>6.You cannot contract an STI by holding hands, talking, walking, or dancing with a partner  </li></ul><ul><li>True...
<ul><li>8.Name three common signs of STIs in women ? </li></ul><ul><li>An unusual vaginal discharge  </li></ul><ul><li>Sor...
<ul><li>8.People who have an STI should not have sexual intercourse, because they are more likely to contract or transmit ...
<ul><li>10.What are the dangers of not seeking STI treatment in Men?  </li></ul><ul><li>Sterility </li></ul><ul><li>Urethr...
<ul><li>STIs like syphilis for a long time did not have a cure and were a great challenge for over  40 years since  1932-1...
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Management of STI's

  1. 1. <ul><li>WELCOME TO THIS FILE AND QUICKLY TAKE A SHORT TIME TO FILL IN THE SELF RISK -ASSESMENT FORM </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had sex without a condom life ? </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had sex without a condom with a woman (or a man) who is not your spouse? </li></ul><ul><li>  Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had a sexually transmitted infection (such as gonorrhea, syphilis, or others in the last 1 year)? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever been so drunk that you do not remember having sex? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever treated a sexually transmitted infection without consulting a health professional? </li></ul><ul><li>Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had a blood transfusion? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Did you ever have sex without a condom with a woman (or a man) you just met? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had one or more new sexual partners in the period of a month and not used a condom in each case? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever paid money for sex? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever had anal sex without a condom? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Did your spouse ever have sex with another partner before you were married? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Do you desire sex more after drinking alcohol? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Have you ever forced a person to have sex against his/her will? Yes No </li></ul><ul><li>Does the nature of your work make to travel frequently stay separate from your spouse and/or regular partner? Yes No </li></ul>
  2. 2. <ul><li>1. What does STI stand for? </li></ul><ul><li>Sexually Transmitted Infections, One gets through sexual intercourse with an infected partner </li></ul><ul><li>2.A person can always tell if she has an STI </li></ul><ul><li>False - People can and do have STIs without having any symptoms. This most often happens to women because their sexual body parts are internal. However, men, infected with some STIs such as Chlamydia also may have no symptoms. People who are infected with such generally have no symptoms for a long time, sometimes years, after infection. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>All STI’s are caused by bacteria? True or False </li></ul><ul><li>False: </li></ul><ul><li>STI’s are caused by three categories' of pathogens namely Bacteria, Fungus and Viruses. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>3 .Name three types of STI’s? </li></ul><ul><li>Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis, Chancroid, Human Papilloma virus , Hepatitis, HIV/AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>4. With proper medical treatment, all STIs except HIV can be cured . </li></ul><ul><li>False - Herpes, an STI caused by a virus cannot be cured at the present time </li></ul><ul><li>5 . The organism that cause STIs can only enter the body through either the woman’s vagina or the man’s penis </li></ul><ul><li>False - STI bacteria and viruses can enter the body through any mucus membranes, including the vagina, penis, anus, mouth, and in some cases the eyes. HIV. Can also enter the body when injected into the blood stream from shared needles. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>6.You cannot contract an STI by holding hands, talking, walking, or dancing with a partner </li></ul><ul><li>True – Most STI are spread by close sexual contact with an infected person. </li></ul><ul><li>7.Many curable STIs, if left untreated, can cause severe complications </li></ul><ul><li>True – Some complications can lead to infertility in women, If a baby’s eyes are infected Chlamydia and untreated, the baby can become blind. Others can lead to heart failure or damage to the brain. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>8.Name three common signs of STIs in women ? </li></ul><ul><li>An unusual vaginal discharge </li></ul><ul><li>Sores/Ulcers around the private parts which might be painful or painless </li></ul><ul><li>Having blister like lesions around the genitals </li></ul><ul><li>Having growths, or projections around the genitalia </li></ul><ul><li>9.Is it possible to have more than one STI at a time? </li></ul><ul><li>Yes ! Very possible to have multiple STIs, gonorrhea and Chlamydia infections normally occur together </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>8.People who have an STI should not have sexual intercourse, because they are more likely to contract or transmit the HIV infection </li></ul><ul><li>True - This is because infection with STI makes a person more likely to contract or transmit HIV, especially when the other STIs have caused open sores. </li></ul><ul><li>9.What are the dangers of not seeking STI treatment in Women? </li></ul><ul><li>Permanent and temporary Infertility </li></ul><ul><li>Ectopic pregnancy (pregnancy in other areas of the body other than the womb) </li></ul><ul><li>Cervical Cancers </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>10.What are the dangers of not seeking STI treatment in Men? </li></ul><ul><li>Sterility </li></ul><ul><li>Urethral strictures that block the flow of urine </li></ul><ul><li>11.Is there a relationship between HIV/AIDS and other STIs </li></ul><ul><li>Yes! A strong relationship: </li></ul><ul><li>Both are associated with high risk sexual behavior </li></ul><ul><li>Having STI greatly increases the risk of getting HIV/AIDS </li></ul><ul><li>One can get infected with HIV and STI at the same time of exposure </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>STIs like syphilis for a long time did not have a cure and were a great challenge for over 40 years since 1932-1972. </li></ul><ul><li>Some severe consequences include mental cases, abortions and children born with deformities. </li></ul><ul><li>Other social challenges might include relationship break-ups, domestic violence and even death. </li></ul><ul><li>Some STIs are caused by imbalances in the body system. Over use of antibiotics can cause bacterial and fungal imbalance leading to infections due development into diseases these include Trichomoniasis Vaginalis </li></ul>

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