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Sexually Transmitted Disease Research Paper

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Since long before, deadly diseases have lived among us and many of them, have caused numerous tragedies. As the world’s population increases and time keeps on progressing, new illnesses will pop up and only we have the power to refrain ourselves from acquiring it. STD’s or Sexually Transmitted Diseases are infections spread mostly through sexual contact and has affected the lives of millions of people around the world. The discovery of STDs has made more people aware of their decisions and the people they associate with as their lives can change in one night. There are more than 20 types of Sexually Transmitted Diseases existing in the world and Trichomoniasis is one of them.

HISTORY AND ORIGIN Trichomoniasis is an infection caused by parasite protozoan called
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About 170 Million people are affected worldwide.

DEMOGRAPHICS
1. Trichomoniasis is more common in women than men.
2. 13.3% of African American are infected in the United States.
3. 1.3% of White women are infected in the United States.
4. 1.8% of Mexican American women are infect in the United States.
5. 1% of the women who are infected have not had sexual intercourse in their life.

My Thoughts I think sex is something that should only be done by two people who are truly in love with one another and serious about each other as well. You never know what you’ll get out careless sex such as one night stands as you don’t know what your partner has or how that one night will significantly change your life. STD’s are scary since you will be spending the rest of your life worrying about the possibility or spreading the disease or experiencing isolation as many people will be scared to associate with you in fear of getting infected. I think I will save myself for someone whom I trust and love and practice abstinence before marriage in order to avoid infections and unplanned pregnancy. This project has taught me more about STDs and other infection which motivated me to practice abstinence.
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