Family health III

Physical and Health Education J.S.S 3 Second Term

Week 9

Family health III

Performance objectives:

Students should be able to:

1. List examples of STIs

2. Explain the consequences of contracting infections and diseases.


A. Examples of Sexually Transmitted Infections

1. Gonorrhoea: A common STD caused by a bacterial infection, often doesn’t have symptoms, but easy to treat once it’s diagnosed.

2. Syphilis: This is a common bacterial infection. It’s easily cured with medicine, but it can be dangerous if you don’t treat it.

3. Hepatitis B: A virus that can cause liver disease, which is spread through sex or sharing personal hygiene items like razors or toothbrushes.

4. HIV/AIDs: HIV is an infection that breaks down your immune system and can lead.... View More

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