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Chlamydia by Ashley Christensen Ms Robinson Period 3 Sociology 2292000 Introduction Today Sexually Transmitted Diseases STDs are among the most common causes of illness in the United States People in their teens and twenties are most affected by STDs with over 6 million new cases each year and adults between the ages of 13 and 19 are at the most risk for infection Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States today It is estimated that more than 4 million new cases occur each year in people of all ages the majority of which is in young adults 1 Many STDs are present in todays society and people are having sex with the mentality that it could never happen to them This is not the case at all Especially with STDs like Chlamydia This particular disease is quickly spreading through the nation due to its uncommon occurrence of symptoms People are spreading it around without even knowing that they have it Chlamydia is at an even greater risk in the Santa Clara County where it is the number one STD among sexually active people in our area2 Chlamydia is caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis This bacteria can only live inside of cells therefore it can only be passed on through the exchange of bodily fluids such as semen blood breast milk and vaginal fluids It can be transmitted during vaginal oral or anal sexual contact with an infected partner Chlamydia can be treated because it is a bacterial infection If treatment is not prescribed in time however the disease most often results in infertility in both men and women Chlamydia In Men This infection occurs primarily in the urethra in men Men are the primary carriers The symptoms if present include things like painful burning sensations with urination frequent urination and unusual discharge of fluids from
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