Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are spread from person to person through intimate contact. STDs can affect men and women of all ages and backgrounds who are sexually active. Explore these websites to find up-to-date and accurate information about STDs.

The Lowdown on How to Prevent STDs - CDC

STDs and HIV - CDC Fact Sheet

Gonorrhea - CDC Fact Sheet

Chlamydia - CDC Fact Sheet

Human papillomavirus (HPV) - CDC Fact Sheet

Gay Men and STDs - CDC Fact Sheet

Lesbians and STDs -


Medical Care Options for Teens in the St. Louis Area St. Louis Children's Hospital & Washington University Physicians