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  • Background Types Of Silica Crystalline Silica
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    BACKGROUND Types of Silica Crystalline silica may be of several distinct types. Quartz, a form of silica and the most common mineral in the earth's crust, is associated with many types of rock. Other types of silica include cristobalite and. Potential for Exposure During Construction Concrete and masonry products contain silica sand and rock containing silica. Since these products are primary materials for construction, construction workers may be easily exposed to respirable crystalline silica ...
  • Genital Infection During Oral Sex
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    TABLE OF CONTENTS I. Sexually transmitted diseases defined II. Genital Herpes. Vaginal Candidiasis IV. Chlamydia V. Prevention VI. Bibliography SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES DEFINED A sexually transmitted disease is not the same as genital disease. Most genital diseases are not caused by sexually transmitted organisms. But most sexually transmitted infections do involve the genitals. Infection of the rectum, throat, and the eye are also common. Alot of sexually transmitted diseases spread from a...
  • Direct Contact With Infection Sores
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    Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD) There are now more than twenty disorders recognized as being transmitted primarily by sexual means. The more familiar STD's are AIDS, gonorhea, syphilis, chlamydia-related infections, genital herpes, candidiasis, nonspecific vaginitis, trichomoniasis, pediculosis, scabies, and urinary tract infections. GONORRHEA One of the most frequently encountered communicable diseases in the U.S. It is caused by the bacterium Neisseria Gonorrhoeae, which is common all over...
  • Doctors Use Urine
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    Gonorrhea is a curable sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by bacteria called Neisseria gonorrhoeae. These bacteria can infect the genital tract, the mouth, and the rectum. In women, the opening to the womb from the birth canal is the first place of infection. The disease can spread into the womb and fallopian tubes, resulting in pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). Gonorrhea is caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae, which is a small obligate aerobe with flattened abutting sides. It's fast growing...
  • Symptoms Of Gonorrhea
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    email: GONORRHEA Nearly 750,000 cases of gonorrhea are reported annually in the United States. Another 750,000 unreported cases, mostly among teenagers and young adults, are believed to occur each year. The annual cost of gonorrhea and its complications is estimated at close to $1 billion. Gonorrhea is caused by the gonococcus, a bacterium that grows and multiplies quickly in moist, warm areas of the body such as the cervix, urethra, mouth, or rectum. In women, the cervix is the most common site...
  • Most Common Bacterial Stds
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    I chose do my biology report on Sexually Transmitted Diseases because STDs are becoming a concern for Americans and especially American teens. There are two kinds of STDs, viral and bacterial. Viral Studs are incurable; the most common viral Studs are HIV / AIDS, Hepatitis B, herpes, and HPV. Bacterial STDs are curable. The most common bacterial STDs are gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis. STDs, are also known as venereal diseases, is a term that refers to more than 50 diseases and syndromes whi...
  • Most Common Symptoms
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    Diseases E. coli are germs that normally live the intestines of people and animals. The most common symptoms are severe stomach cramps and diarrhea. E. coli lives in the intestines of healthy cattle and can get into the meat when cattle are slaughtered. The germs are killed when the meat is thoroughly cooked. The most common food source is ground beef because the grinding spreads the germs throughout the meat. These germs have also been in raw milk, roast beef, apple cider, salami, and sometimes...
  • Long Term Consequences Of Chlamydia
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    CHLAMYDIA What is Chlamydia? Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria. It is estimated that chlamydia is the most common STD with 3 - 4 million new cases each year. Rates of chlamydia are highest in the West and Midwest, part of the country. How is it Spread? Chlamydia is spread by direct person-to-person contact. It is almost always transmitted through sexual contact. It is also possible for pregnant women to pass the bacteria to their infant during birth. How Do you Kno...
  • Symptoms From Chlamydia
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    Steve Redding Professor RayhelHuman Sexuality 5/01/01 Chlamydia What is Chlamydia? It is the most common sexually transmitted bacterial infection in the U.S. Its full name is chlamydia trachoma tis. It is a kind of bacteria that can infect the penis, vagina, cervix, anus, urethra, or eye. What does chlamydia cause? It causes PID (pelvic inflammatory disease), Sterility, and even death. Some common symptoms include: fever, fatigue, severe lower abdominal pain, lower abdominal tenderness, enlargem...
  • Children The Facts On Aids
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    Facts On AIDS Cases of AIDS have been reported in 85 countries. It is estimated between 5 and 10 million people around the world now carry the AIDS virus and that as many as 100 million will become infected over the next 10 years. How can you become infected? 1. sexual intercourse a) vaginal b) an alc) oral Having another sexually transmitted disease such as syphilis, herpes or gonorrhea appears to make someone more susceptible to acquiring HIV infection during sex with an infected partner 2. bl...
  • Symptoms Most Chlamydia L Infections
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    Chlamydia Chlamydial infection is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted disease in the United States today. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that more than 4 million new cases occur each year. The highest rates of chlamydia l infection are in 15 to 19-year old adolescents regardless of demographics or location. Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID), a serious complication of chlamydia l infection, has emerged as a major cause of infertility among women of childb...
  • Increase In Il 6
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    Science News, March 27, 1999 People who feel unable to deal with life's stresses display an exaggerated immune reaction that may intensify their sneezing, soughing, and other physical symptoms once they " ve contracted a common virus, a new study suggests. However, the researchers have not yet confirmed whether this particular immune response-a sharp rise in the production of a chemical messenger known as interleukin-6 (IL-6) -magnifies cold like respiratory symptoms or occurs in response to the...
  • Gonorrhea Infections
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    Gonorrhea Gonorrhea is a curable, bacterial, sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacterium called Neisseria gonorrhoea e (a member of the family Neisseriaceae). Bacteria are introduced during sexual contact. These bacteria can infect the genital tract, the mouth, and the rectum. It attacks the urethra in males, the cervix in females, and the throat. The majority of the organisms belonging to this family are non-pathogenic or commensals, however, gonorrhea is always pathogenic. Gonorrhea's m...
  • Polio Infections
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    Mornings bring pain, not particular to its domain, when we should be refreshed and strong. If there is a trick up it's sleeve, it's in mid morning and we think, for the thousandth time, it went away. It comes to catch us again, with a mid-afternoon wave of fatigue, so overwhelming the world isn t real. The struggle is enormous. This has to be the worse time. When hope and excitement of genius ideas reach their peak, to be brought down by a ghastly thing, no hopes can overcome. We must sleep, whe...
  • Specific Modes Of Transmission Sexual Contact
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    Syphilis Etiology -- Spirochete Treponema Pallidum Type of organism -- Bacteria Specific symptoms -- Characterized by a small lesion, called a chancre the secondary stage, a generalized rash appears. Painless ulcers develop in the mouth, and broad, wart like lesions, may appear in the genital area. Headache, fever, and enlarged lymph glands are sometimes observed. Specific modes of transmission -- the exchange of body fluids such as sexual contact, kissing and oral sex. Infection from contaminat...
  • Herpes Virus 2 Infection During Sexual Contact
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    In this research paper I will discuss what I believe to be the six most known and most common sexually transmitted diseases by telling you each STD's signs and symptoms, the way they are transmitted, treatments to have the symptoms leave, duration, and curability if any. First of all I would like to say that the surest way to not get one of the sexually transmitted diseases I will be taking about is abstinence. But for some who feel the need, hopefully this paper will help you better understand ...

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