The term sexually transmitted diseases instead of venereal diseases is now being used by health officials because there are many that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact but not always. Outlines how these diseases are contracted and describes the symptoms of Gonorrhoea, Herpes simplex, Non-gonococcal urethritis, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis, monilia, Venereal warts, Crabs and Scabies.
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