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A sexually transmitted infection STI affects both men and women, and is passed from one person to another during sex or intimate contact. You can call and speak to a registered nurse anonymously anytime, every day of the year. High-risk sexual behaviour puts people at risk for sexually transmitted infections STIsunplanned pregnancy, and being in a sexual relationship before being mature enough to know what makes a healthy relationship.
Teens and young adults are at higher risk than adults. Examples of high-risk sexual behaviour include:. People may have high-risk behaviour because they:. For more information, see the topic Sexually Transmitted Infections. Blahd, Jr. Author: Healthwise Staff. Medical Review: William H. This information does not replace the advice of a doctor.
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Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated. British Columbia Specific Information A sexually transmitted infection STI affects both men and women, and is passed from one person to another during sex or intimate contact.
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Topic Overview High-risk sexual behaviour puts people at risk for sexually transmitted infections STIsunplanned pregnancy, and being in a sexual relationship before being mature enough to know what makes a healthy relationship. Examples of high-risk sexual behaviour include: Unprotected intercourse without male or female condom use. Unprotected mouth-to-genital contact.
Starting sexual activity at a young age. The younger people are when they start having sex, the greater their risk is of getting genital herpes. Having multiple sex partners. Having a high-risk partner one who has multiple sex partners or other risk factors. Having unprotected anal sex or a partner who does. Having sex with a partner who injects or has ever injected drugs.
Sex trade work. Reasons for high-risk behaviour People may have high-risk behaviour because they: May not understand the concern about STIs and how they are transmitted. May not talk about safer sex practices with sex partners. Aren't prepared or don't understand how to use protective measures to prevent STIs.
May not be aware of symptoms of STIs. May not seek medical care for STI symptoms. May not have access to treatment or be able to afford treatment. May use alcohol and drugs and have sex. Drugs and alcohol impair judgment and make unsafe sex more likely.
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