Sexually Transmitted Blood Borne Infections (STBBIs)

What are STIs?:

Sexually Transmitted Infections are infections that are spread through sexual contact, they can either be bacterial or viral. You can also get some of these infections through used and dirty needles ( piercing and tattoo parlors or injection drug use). It makes no difference if you are a boy or a girl, gay or straight anyone can get an STI. Some STIs can be treated and cured others can cause fatal health complications. Sexually Transmitted infections often have no symptoms. You can get a STI and not even know it. Years from you can still pass it on to others. The only way to know if you have an STI is to go gets tested.

Bacterial STIs:
The 3 most common Bacterial STIs are:

Gonorrhea

Chlamydia

Syphillis

There are many more Bacterial STIs. Bacterial STI's can be cured with medication.

Gonorrhea:
Often no symptoms. Can cause pain in the groin and stomach and you can end up with swollen testicles and Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. Men could get burning discharge from the penis and women could have green or yellow discharge from the vagina with severe pelvic pain.