Sexually Transmitted Diseases ← Knowledge Base What is an STD? Can I tell by looking if someone has an STD? Will I know if I have an STD? How are STDs passed from one person to another? How are STDs not spread? How can I reduce my risk of getting an STD? What is abstinence? If my partner is not infected and I am not infected, can we get an STD from having sex with each other? Can I get an STD or HIV from a toilet seat? Can I get herpes from kissing someone? Can two female partners get and STD from each other? What is a polyurethane condom, and how is it different from a latex condom? What is a female condom? Can I get syphilis if someone who has the rashes on their hands touches me? If I have an STD and I am pregnant, will it hurt my baby? Where can I go to get tested? Can STDs be cured? Can I get an STD more than once?