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Dermatologists on Front Lines of Treating STIs
It is surprising even with increased love and lust awareness; people are yet to know the ever increasing rise in statistics of the STDs with over 100 million STDs infections across the nation with 20 million being new cases. Also the half of those cases is more evident among youths aged between 15-24 years. Chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis cases are on the rising rate always.
Sharp increase in STIs recorded across the country
Unlike other places, data shows a rise of STD cases more in Sacramento County since 2013. Out of the 58 states in California, Sacramento County had the sixth highest rate of chlamydia, eighth highest rate of gonorrhoea and tenth highest rate of primary and secondary syphilis. In 2016, Sacramento County ranked 20th for chlamydia rates, 14th for gonorrhoea rates and 3rd for both primary and secondary syphilis.
Oral sex and sexually transmitted infections
Dr. Ryan a urologist and men’s health expert at Cleveland clinic said that such STIs to be transmitted is the human papilloma virus that is associated with the cervical, penile, anal, head and neck cancers which presents as genital warts . “Other infections through oral sex include the herpes, HIV, trichomonas’s, hepatitis A, B&C. In addition, it is possible to contract pubic lice and genital warts.” said Sunny Rodgers, a clinical sexologist. He exclaims further that these infections could be invisible and thus transmitted especially during latent stage in the carriers.
Prevention of sexually transmitted infections
Unprotected sexual intercourse and masturbation alongside giving sexual satisfaction have led to issues pain, heart diseases and impotency as a result of the many damaging diseases that may be contracted during the process. It is important to fulfill ones sexual urges but also safely.