If you think you might be pregnant, there are three medical issues that are very important for you to know about before you decide what to do next: 1. You need to find out if your pregnancy is viable. About 20% of pregnancies are not viable. This means something didn’t go exactly right and… Read more »
If you can’t get pregnant through oral sex, then it must be safe…right? Here are the facts. Judge for yourself whether it is a “big deal” or not. But first, let’s define what we are talking about. What is oral sex? Oral sex is the contact of on person’s mouth or tongue with the genitals… Read more »
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) is a general term that refers to infection of the uterus (womb), fallopian tubes (tubes that are the path of the eggs from the ovaries to the uterus) and other reproductive organs. It is a common and serious complication of some sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), especially chlamydia and gonorrhea. PID can damage the fallopain… Read more »
Did you know?….the development of antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Gonorrhea) is a growing public health concern, in particular because only one remaining class of antibiotics is recommended for its treatment. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, ciprofloxacin resistance began to arise in Hawaii and the West Coast, and by 2004, ciprofloxacin resistance was… Read more »
Chlamydia is a common sexually transmitted disease caused by bacteria (chlamydia trachomatis). It can damage a woman’s reproductive organs, even causing her to be unable to have a child. Because symptoms of chlamydia are mild or absent, it can cause permanent damage before a person even knows about it. Three quarters of infected women and… Read more »
One out of every 4 sexually active teens have an STD. One out of every 3 adults have an STD. Do you have an STD? We test for all 7 of the top STDs and STIs.
Each time you choose another partner, your chance of contracting a sexually transmitted disease goes up dramatically. Your Partners Your Exposure 1 1 2 3 3 7 4 15 5 31 6 63 7 27 8 255 9 511 10 1,023 11 2,047 12 4,095 13 8,195 14 16,383 15 32,767 16 65,535 “When you… Read more »