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El VIH Entre los Hombres Homosexuales (Gay) y Bisexuales

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This information sheet discusses HIV/AIDS among gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM)––in the United States. It explains that MSM are more severely affected by HIV than any other group in the United States and provides statistical data on new HIV infections for 2010, HIV and AIDS diagnoses for 2011, estimated mortality by the end of 2010, and estimated new HIV infections in the United States for the most affected sub-populations for 2010.

Gonorrea: Hoja Informativa de los CDC

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This information sheet discusses gonorrhea, a common STD that can cause infections in the genitals, rectum, and throat. Topics include transmission, prevention, risk, symptoms, testing and treatment. The sheet also discusses complications if the disease is left untreated and its effect on a pregnant woman and her baby.

Herpes Genital - Hoja Informativa de los CDC

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This information sheet discusses genital herpes, the STD caused by the herpes simplex viruses type 1 (HSV-1) and type 2 (HSV-2). It lists symptoms; diagnosis and transmission methods, including perinatal transmission; complications of genital herpes; the effect on pregnant women and their infants; prevention measures; and the treatment to shorten or suppress outbreaks, since there is no cure for herpes. Contact information is provided for accessing the services of national health organizations.

La Vacuna HPV Para Preadolescentes y Adolescentes

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This information sheet discusses the need to vaccinate adolescents and preteens to prevent human papillomavirus (HPV) infection which can cause cervical cancer in females and genital warts and anal cancer in both females and males.

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