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Question:

Which Supreme Court case legalized birth control in the United States?

Response:

Griswold v. Connecticut

Sanger v. New Jersey

Ellis v. Birth Control Federation of America

Roe v. Wade

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What is the most common form of birth control used by women under 30 years old?

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IUDs

The Pill

Condoms

Withdrawal/Pull-out method

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What is the difference between the Plan B (morning after pill) and RU-486 (aka the mifepristone pill)?

Response:

Plan B is legal and RU-486 is illegal

Plan B is a one time dose while RU-486 is a daily birth control

Plan B is a high-dose of birth control that prevents ovulation but cannot terminate an existing pregnancy, while RU-486 induces abortion

There is no difference, they are the same

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Which of the following is the most effective at preventing pregnancy?

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Male Condom

Withdrawal

Implant

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An implant is a hormonal birth control that is inserted subdermally (under the skin) in a female’s upper arm.

IUD (Intra-uterine Device)

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If left untreated, which STI can cause deafness or death in it’s later stages?

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Gonorrhea

Chlamydia

Syphilis

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There are 3 stages of syphilis: 1) Formation of an ulcer or chancre. 2) Systemic stage which involves various organ systems and can cause sore throat, white patches in nose, mouth and vagina, fever, headaches, and hairloss. 3) Variety of problems throughout the body includng heart problems, brain infection, weakness, deafness, and death.

Herpes

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With typical use, how many women relying on condoms as birth control will become pregnant in a year?

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27 percent

5 percent

18 percent

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Note this is with TYPICAL use, not perfect use!

30 percent

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Hormonal methods of birth control work primarily by:

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Preventing implantation of the fertilized egg in the uterus

Preventing sperm from reaching the egg

Stopping the release of eggs from the female         

Directing sperm away from the egg via chemical signals

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Which of the following STIs is NOT curable?

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Syphilis

Herpes

Gonorrhea

Hepatitis B

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What is the most common symptom of an STI?

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Bumps, sores, or worts on or near the vagina or penis

Painful sex

Bleeding or pus

No symptoms

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The most common symptom of an STI is to have no symptoms at all, this is why it is important to get checked regularly!

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Which is the most effective against STIs?

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Male Condoms

Abstinence

Withdrawal

Female Condoms

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What is the most common STI in the United States as of 2012?

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HIV

Herpes

Chlamydia

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Over half of Chlamydia cases are asymptomatic. Symptoms can include irritation, discharge, and painful intercourse.

Gonorrhea

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Question:

Which of the following is NOT an STI?

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Vaginitis 

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Pearly Penile Papules 

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While sometimes confused with HPV warts, pearly penile papules are a normal, harmless anatomical variation that cannot be transmitted between individuals. They are not caused by sexual activity or lack of hygiene and are not infectious or contagious.

Trichomoniasis