Common Std's / Sti's

Chlamydia Summary

Chlamydia In Brief

Chlamydia is caused by the organism, Chlamydia trachomatis.

In women, contact and subsequent infection by Chlamydia trachomatis is known as "Chlamydia", while infection in men by the same organism is called nongonococcal urethritis (NGU).

Chlamydia is spread by sexual contact and can also be spread by vertical transmission from mother to newborn baby.

Treatment is with antibiotics. Antibiotic resistance has not yet been recorded.

Chlamydia in depth

 

 

Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis (ms) is the most common, disabling, neurological condition, to affect young adults in the world today.

HIV / AIDS

HIV is the term used to describe Human Immunodeficiency Virus. AIDS is the term used to describe Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome. HIV is caused by exposure to the bodily fluids of an infected person. This can be through sexual contact or other means such as intravenous drug use... Read More