Watch the video above and talk about it with a group or mentor. Learn more.

Sex education can get really awkward. Unless you ask a not real doctor.

Key Points:

  • STD stands for “sexually transmitted disease.” They are sometimes referred to as STIs, which are “sexually transmitted infections.” All of them are infections.
  • Some more common STIs are HIV, gonorrhea, chlamydia, herpes, and genital warts.
  • Sexually transmitted disease are contracted from sexual contact.
  • The only guaranteed way to not get an STD is to just not have sex. Wait until you’re married.

Quote This:

The best way to guard against STD’s is to wait until you’re married to have sex.

See Also: Dating, Health

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. If you could ask a doctor any question what would it be? Why would you choose that question?
  3. What did you know about STDs before this video? What new things did you learn?
  4. Why do you think it’s important not to have sex until you are married?
  5. Have you ever had a conversation with you parents about sex? Was that conversation helpful?
  6. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.