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STD Testing

How to Life More Beautiful? STD Test Can Help You

Sex is a beautiful thing, but STDs can mar the beauty. People do not like to talk about STDs before having sex. Who likes, after all? You are soaked with passionate love. Would you want to talk about viruses and bacteria at this time? But you must, say doctors. Life may not always be a bed of roses (literally!) when you are with an infected partner. The scary thing is you cannot...

How to Spice Up Your Sex Life: Start With The Basic Step

Looking to spice up your sex life? You would want to read articles and books on how to improve this aspect of your life. The internet and otherwise are flooded with tips and tricks in this regard. But, has anybody told you that the absence of sexually transmitted disease forms the basis of a happy and healthy sexual life? No amount of tricks and tips feel good when you or your partner...

Good News – It Is Still Possible To Get Tested For Sexually Transmitted Infections

There is no doubt that the Covid-19 pandemic badly impacted routine STD/HIV services. Stay at home orders, shifts to telemedicine, reallocation of resources, and closure of clinical services translated into reduced STD screening. Healthcare centers in Covid-19 hotspots were encouraged to optimize their resources. The result? STD screening got • Healthcare centers in Covid-19 hotspots were encouraged to optimize their resources. The result? STD screening got impacted.• Some Planned Parenthood centers suspended...

Testing for STD is Critical but so is Restrained Sexual Behavior

The danger of contacting sexually transmitted diseases (STD) is moderately high across the Washington DC-Arlington-Alexandria tri-city area with close to 40,000 cases in a year at the rate of around 600 infections for every 100,000 people. While this is not an alarmingly high number but it is surely not on the lower side either. Whether you get infected or not depends on your lifestyle to a large extent, especially your...

As STDs Continue To Haunt the Globe – Testing & Treatment Remains the Only Hope

There has never been a time in history when epidemics did not grip humanity. Infectious diseases have tormented civilizations. A few devastating ones include bubonic plague, cholera, influenza, and small pox. They were brutal killers, wiping out populations. History is replete with accounts of pandemics that clearly validate that wars, poverty, poor & unhygienic living conditions, and social inequality are drivers of transmissions. As per records available, it was during Middle Ages that...

Do Not Delay in Getting Tested For STDs – The Postponement Can Prove Disastrous

Unusual as it may seem, rates of sexually transmitted infections has taken an abrupt downturn during this corona virus breakout. This should appear good news. The Covid-19 breakout must have kept people away from bars, nightclubs, and gatherings, thus minimizing the opportunities for risky sexual behavior. But experts in sexual health have a different take. They say the pandemic has seriously disrupted testing and treatment. “This could be a harbinger of bad news”, says a...

Do Not Neglect To Get Tested For HIV/STD – Your Wellness Is At Stake

As the corona virus pandemic spreads across the globe gobbling up health resources, some neglected diseases are making a comeback. It is not just that Covid-19 has diverted medical professionals’ focus from diseases like malaria, TB, and H.I.V. The lockdowns across Africa and Asia have raised insurmountable barriers for patients who must travel far to obtain treatment and drugs. The fear of Covid-19 and closing down of clinics has deterred many patients...

Coronavirus Vaccine and STD Testing: Why Both are Important

The world is witnessing the largest vaccine campaign in the history of mankind – Coronavirus vaccine. As per a news report, by Jan 5, 2021, Americans received around 21 million doses of the much-awaited vaccine. It’s a long way to go, say doctors. At the same time, doctors at the STD clinic wish that, some day, there would be a vaccine against some of the deadliest sexually transmitted diseases. Certain STDs like...