Love, the one with a capital A, is what we all seek, always, from an early age. But this should not obscure the common sense!
Unfortunately, many diseases are still lurking just between two people who love each other.
That should not lead to fear and to withdraw into themselves, but must serve as the urge to share his feelings even more, to feel more united and connected.
One such disease is AIDS, which unfortunately does not involve only groups of people considered at risk as homosexuals or drug addicts, but it involves everyone and all ..
Unlike a few decades ago, today, AIDS affects more heterosexuals, approximately 67% of the total at an age that is around 30/40 years.
Since 2000, new diagnoses of HIV are constant, then does not decrease the transmission of the HIV virus, but only the evolution to AIDS if we assume correctly anti retro viral therapy. With this therapy, you can keep the virus under control, but
does not eliminate
the risk of infection.
NOT a security or protection
Prevention has shown that it is good and has led to a sharp fall among children born HIV positive and this is a great step forward.
The unprotected sex and contact with infected blood, can cause many diseases of varying severity often asymptomatic early on, that is, the person affected may have no symptoms and therefore do not realize that it can infect other people.
The correct use of condoms
themselves from infection.
AIDS Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.
It is caused by HIV and is found in blood, semen, vaginal secretions and breast milk. The infection can occur through unprotected sex, the contract with infected blood, transmitted from mother to child during breastfeeding. Those affected by the virus may not experience symptoms of HIV for a long period of time, but are always people who can spread the disease.
Infection caused by a virus present in the genital that is transmitted by contact with mucous membranes. The most frequently manifested by mild symptoms and is asymptomatic.
PAPILLOMA VIRUS (HPV)
It can produce genital warts which can lead to forms that remain asymptomatic pre cancer until the disease is advanced.
VIRAL HEPATITIS (A, B, C)
Infections of the liver in some cases may become acute with jaundice or degenerate into cirrhosis or cancer.
Transmitted through the skin, to 'start does not show significant symptoms. In severe cases the skin may appear stains or mental disorders.
GONORRHEA (or RUN)
Made by a bacterium present in the genital of infected persons. If left untreated in women can cause infections and sterility.
Widespread infection often asymptomatic in humans can cause burning or urethral discharge, pelvic infections and infertility in women.
Handle the condom and check the expiration date. Wear it and remove it before sex after ejaculation, careful not to release the sperm. Remember that the virus may be present even in pre-seminal fluid or transmitted only by contact with mucous membranes. The condom should be used even if you only have oral sex.
DISCOVER THE FEMALE CONDOM
Recently on the market there are also female condoms to be inserted into the vagina before sexual intercourse. Have the same effect and protects women from unwanted pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases from that. Not to be used simultaneously with the male. NEVER.
DO NOT USE IN PROMISCUOUS SHARPS
To avoid infection from infected blood to avoid the mixed use of razors, scissors, toothbrushes, and other objects that can penetrate the skin.
DO NOT EXCHANGE infected needles
Drugs are a major problem for health AND SHOULD NOT BE USED.
If a person takes, to avoid sharing syringes or containers, objects of easy transmission of infected blood.
Symptoms of infection (fever, sore throat, swollen lymph nodes ,....) not allow us to give a definite diagnosis.
The HIV test is the only way to diagnosis. The test is done in full respect of privacy. While waiting for the test, you should take precautions to avoid any infection.
AIDS is still a widespread and dangerous DISEASE AND INFORMATION is never enough, especially among young people.
IF YOU KNOW THE AVOID
If you have had unprotected intercourse and you are afraid of having contracted the virus, or any other sexually transmitted disease, you can turn with confidence with departments and centers willing to listen and to confrontation, ready to give all information, help and support both before and after the test
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