Sexually Transmitted Diseases
1998. Christine Perdan Curran. This book tackles the highly sensitive issue of sexually transmitted diseases. With straightforward facts and information, the author sheds light on the numerous diseases that can be contracted through sexual contact. An informative history of the major STDs and information about transmission are included. Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention are discussed thoroughly and candidly along with personal stories of people who have been affected by sexually transmitted diseases. 128 pages, hard cover, b&w photographs. Grades 6 and up.