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Three dangerous sexual transmitted diseases that cannot be cured

Hepatitis B

It can be spread through sex and results in a liver infection. It’s the primary cause of liver cirrhosis that leads to liver failure/ damage. It’s one of the highly contagious infections and can be transmitted through contact with semen, vaginal fluids, blood, and urine. A vaccine for the prevention of Hepatitis B is available and usually recommended for people working in healthcare settings because of the exposure. If someone contacts the infection the damages done to the liver cannot be reversed.


Human Papillomavirus is one of the most common STD apart from HIV. Most of the time HPV goes undetected making it another health problem among women and men and even young people who are sexually active. It is incurable thus protection is less expensive than treatment.


The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), is a sexually transmitted infection. It’s one of the chronic diseases that severely attacks one’s immune system if infected. If it goes untreated it grows into AIDS which causes death. For years of vaccine and cure research, scientists have only been able to develop prevention technology and support drugs Antiretroviral therapy (ART) medication to treat HIV reduce the effects of the virus in the body and chances of infecting another person.p.

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HPV Hepatitis B Human Papillomavirus STD


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