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Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Preventing STI's
The only way to completely prevent yourself from
getting STI's is to abstain from any sexual activity.
Sometimes though, this is not an option and there
are still ways you can attempt to prevent STI's:
Become Educated on the Topic
●There are many online resources where you can
learn about STI's.
●Find out if what you think is true are myths or
●This way you are more informed and can make
more educated decisions.
●You can contact your school counsellor for
Have Regular Check Ups
●It's a lot easier to treat STI's if you catch them
early on (when you haven't had them for long).
●This way you have a lower risk of STI's harming
you long term.
●If you are aware that you have an STI you can
prevent you partner from catching it too by
abstaining from sexual activity until your STI is
Use a Condom
●Using a condom will definably lower the risk of
having a STI, although it won't rule out all risk of
●Using a condom will also help to prevent any
unwanted pregnancy’s. It's the only method of
birth control that will help prevent.
Staying safe and away from STI's will help you to
live a happier, healthier life!