Syphilis is a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI)


• Syphilis can be passed on easily through vaginal, anal and oral sex


• Often syphilis has no symptoms


• Syphilis does not go away and can cause serious health problems


• Syphilis is easy to test for and easy to treat. Treatment cures the infection


• Risk of infection is reduced if you always use a condom for all types of sex


• The only way to know for sure, if you have syphilis is to be tested