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Study Guide Questions

1.     What are three factors that can influence teens to become sexually active before they're really ready?
2.     Hormones control our behavior whether we want them to control it or not. True or false?
3.     Engaging in sex automatically creates feelings of love. True or false?
4.     Regret is a common emotional consequence of giving in to demands for sex. True or false?
5.     Why do some pregnant teens quit school?
6.     Which segment of the population runs the greatest risk of contracting sexually transmitted infections?
7.     STIs and venereal diseases are the same thing. True or false?
8.     STIs are contagious disorders. True or false?
9.     What is the most common STI among young adults?
10.     Chlamydia is known as the "__________________________ epidemic." Why?
11.     When males contract chlamydia, what symptoms are they likely to experience?
12.     What are some symptoms of chlamydia likely to be experienced by females?
13.     Syphilis can be transmitted from a mother to her unborn child. True or false?
14.     Syphilis goes through ________________ stages. What are they?
15.     When syphilis is contracted, painless sores called __________________________ appear where the pathogen entered the body.
16.     What is the hallmark of the second stage of syphilis?
17.     When a person is infected with syphilis, clear liquid that's filled with ____________________________________________________ can flow from sores.
18.     What are some common symptoms of secondary-stage syphilis?
19.     What happens about two years after a person contracts syphilis?
20.     Which body systems does syphilis attack?
21.     Gonorrhea is also called "_______________________________________."
22.     How long after infection do symptoms of gonorrhea appear?
23.     Females are more likely than males to exhibit symptoms of gonorrhea. True or false?
24.     Gonorrhea can scar reproductive organs, thereby causing ______________________________.
25.     Herpes is curable if immediate treatment is sought. True or false?
26.     Herpes simplex type 1 is ______________________ herpes.
27.     Herpes simplex type 2 is _______________________ herpes.
28.     The first outbreak of genital herpes is usually the most severe. True or false?
29.     Symptoms of herpes may not flare up for years at a time. True or false?
30.     Herpes can be transmitted by touching and by kissing. True or false?
31.     Hepatitis B is a [ bacterial/ viral ] infection.
32.     Which organ is affected by Hepatitis B?
33.     How is Hepatitis B transmitted?
34.     What are the three types of HBV infections?
35.     What is "jaundice"?
36.     Acute and chronic hepatitis can result in ____________________________ and _________________.
37.     No vaccine exists for Hepatitis B. True or false?
38.     "HIV" means "__________________________________________________________."
39.     What is an "opportunistic illness"?
40.     "AIDS" means "_______________________________________________________________."
41.     "Helper T" cells fight _____________________________.
42.     How is HIV transmitted?
43.     How long may a person be infected with HIV before showing symptoms?
44.     What is the best way to avoid the bad consequences of sexual activity?
45.     Which form of birth control is the most effective?
46.     Anyone engaging in sexual activity should use a(n) _____________________________. Why?
47.     What do condoms do?
48.     Why should condoms made of animal skins be avoided?
49.     Always use petroleum jelly with a condom. True or false?
50.     A condom can break during intercourse. True or false?
51.     If a doctor gives you medication for the treatment of a sexually transmitted infection, what must you be sure to do?
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