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what percent of people in La Crosse have an STD
30%
is an STI more obvious in women or men
men
what are the 3 types of STDs
bacterial, viral, others(pubic lice, URI, Yeast Infect.)
what are bacterial infections
treatments are availiable, chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, pelvic inflammatory disease
what are viral infections
No cure, treatment can only help reduce symptoms, genital herpes, HIV, HPV(genital warts)
are latex condoms very effective in preventing HIV
yes, when used consistently and correctly
what are illusionary strategies
cannot tell by looking, clean partners= good family, nice person.
what are some real strategies to help protect yourself
abstinence, get tested (before sex), use protection, open communication, mutually exclusive relationship
how many people are diagnosed with cancer each year....and how many will die due to their cancer
1.2 million, 40%
what 2 cancers can be prevented
skin 90%, lung 87%
what is cancer
abnormal uncontrollable growth of cells or tissues
what is a tumor ....malignant, benign?
mass of tissue that serves no purpose... cancerous, not cancerous
what is metastasis
the spreading of cancer cells
what is the most common cancer in the U.S.
lung
what is the second most prevalent cancer for men and women combined.....what are some factors that increase risk?
colon and ractal...age(older people), heredity (polyps), lifestyle factors.
what percent of people in La Crosse have an STD
30%
is an STI more obvious in women or men
men
what are the 3 types of STDs
bacterial, viral, others(pubic lice, URI, Yeast Infect.)
what are bacterial infections
treatments are availiable, chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, pelvic inflammatory disease
what are viral infections
No cure, treatment can only help reduce symptoms, genital herpes, HIV, HPV(genital warts)
are latex condoms very effective in preventing HIV
yes, when used consistently and correctly
what are illusionary strategies
cannot tell by looking, clean partners= good family, nice person.
what are some real strategies to help protect yourself
abstinence, get tested (before sex), use protection, open communication, mutually exclusive relationship
how many people are diagnosed with cancer each year....and how many will die due to their cancer
1.2 million, 40%
what 2 cancers can be prevented
skin 90%, lung 87%
what is cancer
abnormal uncontrollable growth of cells or tissues
what is a tumor ....malignant, benign?
mass of tissue that serves no purpose... cancerous, not cancerous
what is metastasis
the spreading of cancer cells
what is the most common cancer in the U.S.
lung
what is the second most prevalent cancer for men and women combined.....what are some factors that increase risk?
colon and ractal...age(older people), heredity (polyps), lifestyle factors.