Sexual Education: Sexual Education Farrington High School
April 29, 2003 Slide2: Sex Education
I. Anatomy and Terms
II. STD’s and HIV
III. Sexual Relationships
IV. Contraception What do you call it?: What do you call it? Penis = the male organ for sexual intercourse and urination.
Vagina = the passage leading to the uterus in females. What do you consider as sex?: What do you consider as sex? Intercourse
Foreplay What can happen if you have sex?: What can happen if you have sex? Pregnancy
Genital Warts (HPV)
Sexually transmitted diseases (STD): Sexually transmitted diseases (STD) Sexually Transmitted Diseases or Venereal diseases: Infections transmitted mainly through sexual interactions. Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases…: Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases… Gonorrhea and Chlamydia
Genital Warts (Human Papilloma Virus) Some general symptoms of STD’s: Some general symptoms of STD’s None at all
Foul smelling discharge Can you tell if someone has an STD just by looking at them?: Can you tell if someone has an STD just by looking at them? NO!!!
although STD’s may produce physical symptoms, a person can be infected but look and feel completely normal. STD’s and teens...: STD’s and teens... 1. 2. 3. 4. 1 in 4 sexually active teenagers get an STD
1 in 4 college females has Genital Warts… Slide11: When someone does have symptoms of STD’s, it may look like… Genital Warts: numerous warts on the:
a) shaft of the penis
b)vagina a. b. Slide12: What Can STD’s look like? Syphilis: typical chancre on the penis Slide13: What Can STD’s look like? Genital Herpes: ulcers on the side of the penis Slide14: What Can STD’s look like? Gonorrhea: typical penile discharge What can STD’s Look Like?: What can STD’s Look Like? Penile discharge and skin irritation typical in Chlamydia infection Although some STD’s can be treated…: Although some STD’s can be treated… Delayed treatment can result in:
life threatening infection
chronic abdominal pain
Infertility and massive scarring Others have no cure and result in:
Life long painful ulcers
life long, disfiguring warts
Can an STD cause Cancer? : Can an STD cause Cancer? Yes, certain strains of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) cause Cervical Cancer in women.
Once infected with HPV, lesions may occur for the REST OF YOUR LIFE! What does someone with HIV/AIDS look like?: What does someone with HIV/AIDS look like? They can look like anyone else…
HIV(Human Immunodeficiency Virus): HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) HIV is the virus that causes AIDS
Half the people with HIV develop AIDS within 10 years after getting HIV.
There is no cure for HIV or AIDS. What body fluids transmit HIV?: What body fluids transmit HIV? Blood
Other body fluids containing blood How is HIV transmitted?: How is HIV transmitted? Sexual intercourse:
Infected women to babies before or during birth, or through breastfeeding. You CANNOT get HIV from:: You CANNOT get HIV from: Casual contact:
mosquitoes or other insects What if I get infected?: What if I get infected? Infection can take between 25 days to 6 months before it is detectable.
Early detection and treatment is important.
There is no cure, but treatment to help slow HIV down is available. What should I know about HIV testing? : What should I know about HIV testing? It’s a blood test
Ideal time to take the test 1 - 3 months after possible infection
The test can’t tell you when you were infected
It can’t tell you if you’ll develop AIDS
Results take about 1-2 weeks
The test is free
Remember…the test is Anonymous & Confidential: Remember…the test is Anonymous andamp; Confidential Don’t need to give your name or social security number
Testing is free and confidential.
Anyone over 14yrs old may have the test done without parental permission
Results are given verbally, and in person only (not over the phone). Where can I get tested for STD’s or HIV? : Where can I get tested for STD’s or HIV? Diamond Head Health Clinic Ph. 733-9281
12pm-5pm walk-ins, no appointment necessary
Waianae Coast Comprehensive Ph. 696-5561
86-260 Farrington Highway
Wednesdays. andamp; Saturdays 8-11 am
Waipahu Civic Center Ph. 259-7948
Tuesday andamp; Thursdays
by appointment only Where can I find more information on SEX/STD’s/HIV? : Where can I find more information on SEX/STD’s/HIV? Teenshealth.org is an excellent website with a variety of information:
Teenline (521-TEEN) provides recorded messages on many different topics ranging domestic abuse, pregnancy, drug abuse, and STD’s
What is Abstinence?: What is Abstinence? Abstinence is the decision to not have ANY sexual intercourse
Abstinence is the only 100% effective method in preventing HIV, STD’s, and pregnancy If you decide to have sex, you must use barrier contraception every time: If you decide to have sex, you must use barrier contraception every time Is Oral Sex, “Safe Sex?”: Is Oral Sex, 'Safe Sex?' No, oral sex is associated with many of the same diseases as vaginal or anal sex. Miscellaneous facts…: Miscellaneous facts… Tattoos and prior blood transfusions are risk factors for hepatitis and HIV/AIDS.
Anal sex increases the risk of getting STD’s due to increased trauma to the area. Sexual Relationships and what you need to know!!!: Sexual Relationships and what you need to know!!! Let’s have sex!!! What you should know if you are planning to have sex…: What you should know if you are planning to have sex… ? ? ? ? Slide34: ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Damn!!! The Sexual Network Can I get pregnant if I have sex during my period?: Can I get pregnant if I have sex during my period? YES!!! More Myths…all the stuff that’s NOT true!: More Myths…all the stuff that’s NOT true! So…If you decide to have sex, you must use barrier contraception every time: So… If you decide to have sex, you must use barrier contraception every time Why use Contraceptives?: Why use Contraceptives?
Prevents unwanted pregnancy
BUT MOST IMPORTANTLY:
Protects us from STD’s and HIV IF USED PROPERLY
Slide39: So what were they thinking??? Did you know that high school students who had sex used condoms only 50-60% of the time??? REMEMBER… abstinence is the ONLY 100% method… but
if you do have sex, protect yourself NO MATTER WHAT!!! Types of Contraceptives: Types of Contraceptives Barrier protection
male and female condoms
birth control pills
spermicides What works?: What works? Barrier-Protection
Something that physically prevents sperm from entering the cervix.
Male latex condoms are the best method for STD/HIV protection of all the different barrier contraceptives. What doesn’t work?: What doesn’t work? Non-Barrier Protection
Only protects you from getting pregnant
DOES NOT PROTECT AGAINST STD/HIV!! Remember: : Remember: ABSTINENCE IS THE ONLY METHOD OF CONTRACEPTION THAT IS A 100% EFFECTIVE IN KEEPING YOURSELF FREE OF STD’S !!!!!!! And by the way…MASTURBATION is considered a healthy alternative to sexual intercourse!: And by the way… MASTURBATION is considered a healthy alternative to sexual intercourse! THANKS FOR HAVING US!: THANKS FOR HAVING US!