Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

by Peggy J Parks

Hardcover(Library Binding)



The Compact Research series offers a concise, relevant, and conveniently organized collection of information covering a variety of topics including illegal immigration and deforestation to diseases such as anorexia and meningitis. Each book introduces a timely topic in a tightly organized format to hold readers' interest. Lively objective overviews, primary source quotes, and illustrated facts and statistics present an inviting full-color and user-friendly format.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781601526083
Publisher: ReferencePoint Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/28/2014
Series: Compact Research: Diseases & Disorders
Pages: 96
Product dimensions: 6.45(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.43(d)
Lexile: 1310L (what's this?)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

STDs at a Glance 8

Overview 10

What Are STDs? 21

Primary Source Quotes 28

Facts and Illustrations 31

What Are the Dangers of STDs? 35

Primary Source Quotes 42

Facts and Illustrations 45

How Can STDs Be Prevented? 48

Primary Source Quotes 55

Facts and Illustrations 58

What Progress Has Been Made in the Fight Against STDs? 62

Primary Source Quotes 69

Facts and Illustrations 72

Key People and Advocacy Groups 76

Chronology 78

Related Organizations 80

For Further Research 84

Source Notes 86

List of Illustrations 90

Index 91

About the Author 96

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