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September 2017

Be Safe: Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections

There are actions you can take to protect yourself and those you love from harm. Common safety issues include sexually transmitted infections.


Department of Veterans Affairs Resources

Veterans Health Library
The Veterans Health Library (VHL) offers Veterans, their families and caregivers 24/7 Internet access to comprehensive, Veteran-focused health information that’s consistent with VA clinical practice. Its information, resources, and tools are engaging, “Veteran-friendly” and written in plain language VHL helps Veterans understand and manage health problems, make informed health decisions, and actively partner with their health care teams. Items within the VHL on Be Safe: Prevent STIs:

VA Office of Patient Care Services

Links to HIV/AIDS information for the public and healthcare providers.

Women’s Health Services Information on Zika Virus


US Department of Health and Human

Centers for Disease Control and PreventionSexually Transmitted Infections−General Information

STI−Health Communication−Fact Sheets

The Zika Virus

National Institutes of Health (NIH)NIH−Sexually Transmitted Infections