Getting To The Point – Wellness
Techniques of Avoiding the STIs
The easiest way of preventing yourself from getting these sexually transmitted diseases is by avoiding sex with an infected person. Having sores on the genital parts, rashes on the skin and discharge of smelly fluids from the genitals are some of the common signs on a person who is suffering from the STIs, obviously there are other symptoms. Even your partner can induce the viruses to you, and therefore you are only assured of having unprotected sex with him or her after getting tested. There exist limited treatment methods for the STIs and therefore, the common ones mostly used are the preventive measures that curtail and protect you from attracting the disease-causing viruses. Therefore the article herein highlights some of the ways you can prevent yourself from getting these sexually transmitted infections.
Anytime you are having sex, ensure that you use a latex condom because it inhibits the fluids produced in the process to mix leading to occurrence of an STI. You cannot be convinced that the condoms you will be using during the sexual intercourse will guarantee you safety from this dangerous infection as they can just burst. However, when the condoms are used in the right way, they are very safe since the latex does not allow the sexual fluid fluids produced to mix, since they are the ones that carry the infection.
When the mother is having a carrier STI infection, then there are chances that even the infant might suffer, not from the STI but the impacts. Dr. Stanley Angus is an experienced gynecologist who has some much concern for the for the mother and the newborn baby when he encounters situation where the mother is sexually infected. In this situation, the sexual infection can be curtailed through the experience of the gynecologist to help save the mother and the baby where several medical services will be rendered. You can control the spread of sexual infections by having some personal washing and bathing things to ensure that they are not used by another person thereby assuring you of safety.
Another possible method of preventing yourself from getting these diseases is by washing your body and especially the genitals before and after the sexual intercourse. This is very important because when washed using a good disinfectant then you kill the germs that might be triggering the occurrence of infections in your body. This commitment is meant to prepare you for any occurrence and therefore if anything happens then you will know what to do.
Finally, you need to get regularly vaccinated for Hepatitis B to keep your immune system high, so that, even if any virus enters your stream, it might not fight you down thereby your body will be resistant. Lastly, you can get tested for HIV regularly to know your status which will enable you to make the right affirmative resolutions towards your behaviors.