Safe Sex

If you go beyond kissing and caressing, it's important to talk about how to have safe sex. To avoid getting sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and unintended pregnancies, you should always have safe sex.

Facts

What is PEP?

Post-exposure prophylaxis or PEP is different from PrEP in the way that it is administered. Here is what you need to know about PEP.

What is PrEP?

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) helps to prevent individuals from new HIV infections. Here is all you need to know about PrEP.

Syphilis: Types, Prevention & Transmission

Syphilis is an infection caused by bacteria. It is a sexually transmitted illness that affects the genitals in the early stages but can also involve many other parts of the body, including the brain and the heart. In recent times, the number of new syphilis infections has reduced worldwide.

Gonorrhea: Symptoms & Treatments

Gonorrhoea (also known as the clap) is a type of infection of mucus (moist) membranes caused by a bacterium known as Neisseria Gonorrhoeae. Every year, there are nearly 100 million new cases of gonorrhoea. It is commoner in females and young adults between the ages of 20 and 24.