Essays Tagged: "sexually transmitted diseases"

sex education in traditional societies

nada, the Netherlands, and Sweden. It is measured by the rate of teen pregnancies and the spread of sexually transmitted diseases in teens.DISCUSSIONSex education deals with all aspects of human sexua ... It is often used when talking about educating young people. It covers topics such as reproduction, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), contraceptives, relationships, behavior patterns, cultural iss ...

(7 pages) 421 4 3.6 Apr/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Condom Distribution in Schools Condones Promiscuity and Increase Pregnancy Rates

their reason that in doing so, they will safelydecrease the number of teen pregnancies and cases of sexually transmitted diseases. But ifstudents are exposed to condom distribution, they will get the ... ses teen pregnancies.Condoms were invented to provide a barrier for protection against pregnancy andsexually transmitted diseases. Since then, other forms of birth control have been introduced andprov ...

(2 pages) 119 0 4.0 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Teens and Sex

reason that people want to distribute condoms in high school is totry to prevent teenage pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases, and (Iseparate this from the category of STD's because it is so wides ... need to use them. This would cut down on unprotected sexual intercourseand prevent the pregnancies, sexually transmitted diseases, and H.I.V.infection. If a student was at a party and decided, on the ...

(3 pages) 234 1 3.4 Oct/1995

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Sexually Transmitted Diseases Report. Includes T.O.C

ludes T.O.C. and Bibliography very good,must have spent alot of time and effortTABLE OF CONTENTSI . Sexually transmitted diseaeses definedII. Genital HerpesIII. Vaginal CandidiasisIV. ChlamydiaV. Prev ... Vaginal CandidiasisIV. ChlamydiaV. PreventionVI. BibliographySEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES DEFINEDA sexually transmitted disease is not the same as genital disease. Most genitaldiseases are not caused ...

(6 pages) 173 1 3.8 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Lesbian Health

tes of certain cancers that differ from those of heterosexual women, as well as lower rates of some sexually transmitted diseases.Lesbians are like all women in their vulnerability to illness and to t ... r. Women who engage in sexual activity exclusively with women may have a lower incidence overall of sexually transmitted diseases but this certainly does not mean that lesbians are immune to STDs, inc ...

(5 pages) 164 5 5.0 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

The sexually transmitted disease epidemic. List of common diseases, causes, cures and stats.

The Sexually Transmitted Disease EpidemicSexually transmitted diseases are running rampant through out t ... rche at somewhere between 15 and 18 years. They married at 17 or 18 years and had a relativly short sexually mature interval between menarche and child bearing, with less time to struggle with sexuali ... old. This phenomenon has caused a larger out break of STD's due to the fact that girls are becoming sexually active earlier. The damage that is received from contracting a STD at an early age is devis ...

(7 pages) 250 2 3.6 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

A Brief Summary and History of Contraceptive Devices

eptive DevicesContraceptive devices were designed to help prevent pregnancy, not to protect against Sexually Transmitted Diseases. For every method of contraception, there is a failure rate in prevent ...

(3 pages) 73 2 3.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Human infertility and the techniques used to solve the problem.

-confidence, feel self-blame and guilty.What cause infertility?FemaleMale-Tubal damage; due to past sexually transmitted infections/diseases or previous surgery.-Sexually transmitted diseases, early m ... miscarriage.-Lifestyle; poor diet, smoking, alcohol, weight problem.-Psychological reasons; stress-Sexually transmitted diseases; cause a blockage of the ducts in the testes and affect sperm reproduc ...

(8 pages) 131 0 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Chlamydia, a sexual transmitted disease.

Chlamydia is known as one of the most common sexually transmitted diseases that exist today. A reason to differ is that many people don't even ha ... is STD is by using a condom every time when you have sexual activities, have routine check- ups for sexually transmitted diseases, and with holding from sexual intercourse. The way the infected person ...

(3 pages) 68 0 2.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

My essay is about sexual education and why it is important to teenagers.

here are too many teenagers popping up with babies and that is not the worst. Teenagers are getting sexually transmitted diseases and now the updated term is STI. Teenagers need to take sex ed serious ...

(1 pages) 44 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

"The Plan of God, not my Flesh" - A personal essay about premarital sex.

at risk for deadly infections and diseases. Abstinence is the key to a stronger marriage free from sexually transmitted diseases, early pregnancies, and it is an important step in making God's princi ... eform institutions come from fatherless homes." Abstinence is effective at preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases.Imagine how special it would be to only have intimate knowledge of the ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

This essay is about why students should be reqiured to take health screenings. Tile:Should all students be required to take the health screenings?

ealth screening test. There are a lot of dangerous diseases going around.Most of these diseases are sexually transmitted diseases and teenagers are the ones who mostlycarry them. Whether taking the te ... lth test can determine that and help thatcertain individual.Teenagers are the most people who carry sexually transmitted diseases. If they do not getcured and a baby is bored by an infected person cha ...

(2 pages) 31 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Includes info about the types of contraceptives, how reliable they are and where you can get them, effect on society around the world and societies' reaction towords them

rocedure known as sterilization, which unfortunately offers no protection against any kind of STDs (sexually transmitted diseases). Both men and women can be sterilized. Sterilization involves a minor ... ll married couples. This is probably the only form of contraception which offers protection against sexually transmitted diseases as it prevents the penis to come in contact with the vaginal fluids wh ...

(5 pages) 76 1 4.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


the inability to get pregnant is due to male problems, such as hormone deficiency, the effects of a sexually transmitted disease, or decreased/low sperm count. Sperm count can be greatly affected by t ... ave out the females, they account for the other 40% of couples not able to get pregnant. Also, from sexually transmitted diseases, hormone imbalance, even poor nutrition. Either both partners may caus ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Genetics & Genome Projects

Debone was twice as big as Craig and probably 100 pounds heavier. They do fight and surprisingly

antly condone this kind of behavior is repulse. With the rampant spread of the Aids virus and other sexually transmitted diseases anyone with common sense would know better than to behave in this mann ...

(3 pages) 18 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

How Human Behaviour May Influence Health And Disease

lds, influenza, T.B, measles and cholera.To be included under the term infectious disease are STDs (sexually transmitted diseases) such as: HIV/AIDS, syphilis and chlamidia. Because the method of tran ... s, environment and maybe lack of education and awareness.We are concerned with infectious diseases, sexually transmitted diseases and lifestyle diseases. All the diseases that fit under one of the abo ...

(8 pages) 177 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Male Sexual Disorders and their casuses

Thus far, we have studied Sexually Transmitted Diseases, various types of birth controls, and even rape. All of these topics c ... s a part or parts of the body. These factors can greatly reduce the ability of a partner to perform sexually because of reduced mobility, pain, or inability to maintain an erection. Illicit drugs can ... e as women do, there are also pressures that face a man such as penis size, ability to perform well sexually, and muscle size. Other factors might include emotional difficulties such as depression or ...

(6 pages) 112 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

Binge drinking in college

e binge drinking, this type of drinking leads to many problems on campuses such as violence, rapes, sexually transmitted diseases and even suicides.To most people, binge drinking brings to mind a coup ... drinking and do not make the logical and proper decision they would make if they were not drinking. Sexually transmitted diseases could also be transferred to others when people who are drinking do no ...

(2 pages) 68 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Journalism Case

stands giving away different souvenirs and prizes, all promoting one thing: health awareness. From sexually transmitted diseases, to depression, to the flu; there were stands for a lot of the hazardo ... we are constantly reminded of? We all had health class in junior high and I don't find the idea of sexually transmitted diseases to be anything new. If people don't understand the safety precautions ...

(1 pages) 18 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Infertility and Assisted Reproduction Technologies

and guilty.There are several causes to infertility. These would include: Tubal damage, due to past sexually transmitted infections/diseases or previous surgery; Sexually transmitted diseases, and ear ... miscarriage; Lifestyle: poor diet, smoking, alcohol, weight problem; Psychological reasons; Stress; Sexually transmitted diseases cause a blockage of the ducts in the testes and affect sperm reproduct ...

(6 pages) 88 1 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality