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Human Sexuality 5.21

What are some personality character standards? Perseverance, Loyalty, Trustworthy, Kind, Honesty, Patient, Hard-working, Integrity.
What are some ways to commit to abstinence? Avoid high-pressure situations, establish your priorities, establish your standards, talk with a trusted adult, set goals.
What are some long-term consequences of being sexually active? Unplanned pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, ruined/negative reputation.
What are some high-risk behaviors that put teens at risk of contracting a sexually transmitted disease? Engaging in unprotected sex, using alcohol and other drugs, being sexually active with more than one partner.
What are some consequences of contracting a sexually transmitted disease? Sterility, cancer, damage to nervous systems of unborn children.
What is the only 100% method for teens to protect themselves against sexually transmitted diseases? Abstinence
What are some ways that sexually transmitted diseases can be transmitted (passed)? Through sexual contact, from mother to an unborn child, by sharing drug needles.
Voluntary intimate sexual contact between anyone. May include: oral, anal, vaginal, sexting, and/or looking at graphic images. Sexual Activity
What's the difference between physical intimacy & emotional intimacy? They are completely separate. You can have high levels of one and not the other. Physical intimacy builds hormones, emotional intimacy builds trust.
What sexually transmitted diseases are caused by a bacteria? Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Syphilis
What sexually transmitted diseases are caused by a virus? Human papillomavirus (HPV), Genital herpes, Genital warts, Hepatitis B, Human immuno-deficiency virus (HIV), Molluscum Contagiosum
What sexually transmitted diseases are caused by a parasite? Public Lice, Scabies, Trichomoniasis
This disease caused by a bacteria often goes undiagnosed because most of the time there are no symptoms. Men may experience burning sensations and discharge from the penis. In the early stages, women can develop an abnormal vaginal discharge. Chlamydia
A person infected with this virus frequently has no symptoms. If symptoms do occur, it is usually within 2 to 10 days of exposure to the virus and consists of an outbreak of blisters on or around the genitals or rectum. Genital Herpes
This disease is caused by bacteria and spreads by direct contact with a painless sore that appears early in the disease, or with the rash that appears later. There are 3 stages to this disease: primary, secondary, and latent. Syphilis
This condition happens when there is too much of certain bacteria in the vagina. This changes the normal balance of bacteria in the vagina. This is the most common vaginal infection in women ages 15-44. Bacterial Vaginosis
This STI is caused by bacteria that live in warm, moist areas of the body. Men may experience burning while urinating and a white, yellow, or green discharge from penis. In females, the disease may go unnoticed because females often show no symptoms. Gonorrhea
A virus that causes genital warts and warts on other parts of the body. This virus is the most commonly contracted of all STIs. Genital HPV
A virus that attacks the immune system. HIV
A common sexually transmitted disease caused by a parasite that affects both women and men. Infected males experience symptoms rarely. Infected females symptoms include a foamy, yellow-green vaginal discharge that has a strong odor. Trichomoniasis
This disease is an infection of a woman’s reproductive organs. It is a complication often caused by some STDs, like chlamydia and gonorrhea. women will often experience mild or no symptoms at all. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
What contraceptives are considered barrier methods? Male condom, female condom, diaphragm, cervical cap, contraceptive sponge, spermicide.
What contraceptives are considered hormonal methods? Birth control pill, birth control vaginal ring, birth control shot, birth control patch
What contraceptives are considered family awareness methods (FAMs)? Tracking ovulation, basal body temperature, cervical mucus methods
What contraceptives are considered sterilization methods? Tubal ligation, vasectomy
What are characteristics of love? Healthy, self-giving, long-lasting, builds character
What are characteristics of infatuation? Hurts, selfish, short-lived, destroys character
Created by: bmarqua2