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Caused by a parasite, trichomoniasis is one of the most common STDs in the U.S.

Reviewed by Lori McNeal, M.D. | Gynecology

You may never have heard of it, but protecting yourself starts with learning the trich basics.

Trichomoniasis can be symptomless, which makes awareness and routine screenings paramount.

How much do you know about this very common STD? How much of it is true?

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