A healthy sex life starts with knowing your risks and how to protect yourself. Confidence is sexy and so are you.
STD stands for Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD). The most common diseases include Syphilis, Chlamydia, Gonorrhea, Human Papillomavirus (HPV), Herpes, and Human Immunodefieciency Virus (HIV)
If you've had unprotected sex you should get tested, have a new partner, or worried that you might have been exposed to an STD. A healthy practice is to get tested at least once a year.
Get tested if you experience some of the following symptoms:
Knowing your STD status is a key step in stopping STD transmission. Many STDs can be easily diagnosed and treated. If either you, or your partner, is infected then both of you will need to receive treatment at the same time to reduce the chance of reinfection.