Fact: At least one in four teenage girls has a sexually transmitted infections (STIs).
Fact: By age 25, half of all sexually active young people will get an STI.
Fact: In the United States 20 million new cases of STIs occur every year.
Fact: Many people with STIs donít even know they have one because there are often no symptoms.
In response to the staggering rate of sexually transmitted infections among youth in the U.S., Planned Parenthood, MTV, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), and the Kaiser Family Foundation recently kicked-off National STI Awareness Month with the return of the award-winning campaign, GYT: Get Yourself Tested.
The campaignís website, GYTNOW.org, provides a community toolkit with promotional materials that can be customized and localized for easy distribution. In this online gallery, the audience can flex their creativity and make "GYT" their own by uploading personalized GYT designs.