Public Awareness and Knowledge of STDs
Educational and awareness programs must be conducted to improve the public knowledge about the sexually transmitted diseases. People affected by sexually transmitted diseases have dramatically increased, millions of people are affected by the disease due to lack of awareness. Public must be aware about the impact of STDs on the lives of the affected people and the importance of preventing, screening and treating STDs. Poor knowledge about the STDs lead to increased health issues such as ectopic pregnancies, infertility and other complications. STDs are a major health issue that affects mostly young people, not only in developing countries but in developed countries also.
- Track 1-1 Impact of STDs
- Track 2-2 STD Screening
- Track 3-3 Risk Awareness
- Track 4-4 Prevention Education
- Track 5-5 Community Awareness