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Question:

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

Response:

Roe v. Wade

Ellis v. Birth Control Federation of America

Sanger v. New Jersey

Griswold v. Connecticut

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Question:

Which of the following is NOT an STI?

Response:

Vaginitis 

Trichomoniasis 

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.

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Question:

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

There is no difference, they are the same

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

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

Response:

Withdrawal/Pull-out method

The Pill

Condoms

IUDs

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Which is the most effective against STIs?

Response:

Female Condoms

Male Condoms

Withdrawal

Abstinence

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Question:

What is the most common symptom of an STI?

Response:

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!

Painful sex

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

Bleeding or pus

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Question:

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

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27 percent

30 percent

18 percent

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Note this is with TYPICAL use, not perfect use!

5 percent

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

Response:

Gonorrhea

Chlamydia

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

Herpes

HIV

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Question:

Which of the following STIs is NOT curable?

Response:

Syphilis

Herpes

Hepatitis B

Gonorrhea

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Question:

Hormonal methods of birth control work primarily by:

Response:

Preventing sperm from reaching the egg

Directing sperm away from the egg via chemical signals

Preventing implantation of the fertilized egg in the uterus

Stopping the release of eggs from the female         

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Question:

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

Response:

Male Condom

Withdrawal

IUD (Intra-uterine Device)

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.

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Question:

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

Response:

Herpes

Gonorrhea

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.

Chlamydia