Health: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
These sites are about Sexually Transmitted Diseases. There is information on signs and symptoms of different STDs, how STDs are transmitted from person to person, how to prevent STD transmission, and which diseases are most common. Includes statistics on how many people worldwide are infected and the number of U.S. population diagnosed with the disease. There is also information on prevention and testing. Includes an interactive tutorial, a lesson plan, and a link to an eThemes Resource on AIDS/HIV.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This site provides information such as facts, statistics, and prevention guidelines for sexually transmitted diseases. Choose diseases from "STD Topics" menu on the left. NOTE: This site has a link to discussion forums.
Exposure to Sexually Transmitted Diseases
This site provides an overview, symptoms, prevention, and preparation of STD. Read each topic from the list of contents on the right. NOTE: This site includes ads and has a link leads to discussion forum.
American Social Health Association: For Teens
This site is especially designed for teenagers. It provides information and answers questions about STDs and teen sexual health issues. Glossary and FAQ by topics are included. NOTE: This is a link lead to discussion forum.
Medline Plus: Sexually Transmitted Diseases Interactive Tutorial
Review some common STDs and how they can be diagnosed, treated, and prevented via an interactive presentation. Self-check knowledge questions are included along the presentation.
This site provides a quick glance of STD statistics of 2003 in the United States. It includes a link to detail data.
STD Information and Statistics
This site provides information regarding symptoms, treatments, and facts of STD. STD statistics for UK, USA, and worldwide, and stories and views from different viewpoints about and history and pictures of AIDS are included. NOTE: Teachers should view this site before introducing to a classroom.
In this lesson plan, role playing is used to help students learn and present information about sexually transmitted diseases.
Learn all about STDs and other infections.
eThemes Resource: Health: AIDS/HIV
These sites are about AIDS and HIV. There is information on how the disease is transmitted and how it is treated. Includes statistics on how many people worldwide are infected and the number of U.S. teenagers diagnosed with the disease. There is also information on prevention and testing. Includes maps, timelines, videos, and a link to an eThemes Resource on the immune system.
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