STD Basics

STD Facts: STD Summary (English)
MDH overview of STDs: signs and symptoms, transmission, complications, prevention and treatment. (Download PDF versions below, formatted for print)

STD Facts: Individual fact sheets for all STDs (English) (PDF)

STD and HIV Resources in Spanish
Recursos De Enfermedades De Transmision Sexual (ETS) (CDC)
STD information in Spanish is now available on CDC's web site, including translations of fact sheets, the STD hotline in Spanish, and Spanish STD links.

STD/HIV Partner Services Program
A brochure designed for health providers, information is provided about the program that assists HIV or STD infected persons notify their partners about their potential exposure.

For more information, contact:

STD, HIV and TB Section
Minnesota Department of Health
(651) 201-5414

Minnesota Family Planning and STD Hotline
1-800-783-2287 Voice/TTY; (651) 645-9360 (Metro)

American Social Health Association (ASHA)

CDC National STD and AIDS Hotlines
1-800-CDC-INFO; 1-888-232-6348 TTY

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Updated Thursday, September 17, 2015 at 01:39PM