Your test results show you have gonorrhea or chlamydia — or both. These are sexually transmitted diseases STDs that can cause permanent damage to you and your sex partners if not treated early. Once you are infected, you can infect someone else. Both gonorrhea and chlamydia often have no symptoms. Sometimes only one partner will have symptoms, even though both have the disease.
Sexually Transmitted Infections Men: Prevention, Testing and More
STDs can affect any man who is sexually active, regardless of his age, race, or sexual orientation. However, many STDs are highly preventable. Abstinence is the only foolproof method to protect against STDs. However, by being aware of changes in your body and practicing safer sex, you can protect yourself and your partners.
How Can I Find Out If My Boyfriend Has an STD Before We Have Sex?
My boyfriend has already had sex, oral sex, and mutual masturbation with multiple partners. How can I prevent these and get over my self-consciousness? Also how can I tell if he has an STD without asking him? You're right to consider these possibilities.
Skip to Content. Kids can learn about sexual health, ranging from the most common types of sexually transmitted diseases, including STD prevention and testing, to preventing and dealing with pregnancy. The site dispels common sex-related myths, highlights abstinence as an option, and also provides information on safe sex.