Sexually Transmitted Infection Stats:
One in two sexually active persons will contract an STI by age 25.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that nearly 20 million new STIs occur every year in this country, half of those among young people aged 15–24.
Even though young people account for half of new STI cases, a recent survey showed only about 12% were tested for STIs in the last year.
CDC estimates that undiagnosed STIs cause 24,000 women to become infertile each year.
The total estimated direct cost of STIs annually in the U.S. about $16 billion.
You can’t get herpes from a toilet seat.
You can get HIV from getting a tattoo or body piercing.
A Pap test is not an STD test.
You can’t get HIV from a mosquito bite.
You can get an STI just through oral sex.
Baby oil and Vaseline® are not okay to use with latex condoms.
You can’t use a condom more than once.
Most women won’t have an orgasm through vaginal sex only.
The average penis size is about 5 to 6 inches.
Anal sex is not an activity just for gay men.