The Safe Is Sexy Blog

Enjoy a happier and healthier sex life with tips and news from the myLAB Box Blog! There is no better day to start than today.

 

Why Use an STD Home Test Kit If You Have No Symptoms?

Why Use an STD Home Test Kit If You Have No Symptoms?

If you don’t have any symptoms, why should you bother with an STD home test kit? Well, just because there aren’t any detectable signs, does not mean that you’re in the clear. The fact remains, sexually transmitted infections and diseases often don’t present easily noticeable symptoms. While one in three people carry an STD, a […]

When to Test for Trichomoniasis At Home

When to Test for Trichomoniasis At Home

You can now test for trichomoniasis at home. At myLAB Box, we specialize in helping people to take total control of their health. When it comes to sexually transmitted infections (STIs), “trich” is often overlooked. That’s a shame because it’s one of the most common STIs in the United States, according to the Centers for […]

How to Test for Oral Chlamydia From Home

How to Test for Oral Chlamydia From Home

If you’ve ever performed oral sex on someone, you should learn how to test for oral chlamydia. Many of the time, the sexually transmitted infections we discuss affect the genital area. However, some STIs can actually affect other regions as well. For example, chlamydia can infect both the throat and rectal regions in addition to […]

Trichomoniasis Test

Trichomoniasis Test

Trichomoniasis, “trich” for short, is one of the most common STDs, with an estimated 3.7 million people in the U.S. infected.  Get a Trichomoniasis test to find out if you’re in the clear. With that many people with this STD, someone you had sex with might have had trich. And only three out of every […]

How to Get Rid of the Clap


How to Get Rid of the Clap


Do you know how to get rid of the Clap? Of course by “the clap,” we’re referring to gonorrhea. That said, before you can clear a gonorrhea infection, you first need a thorough screening. Today we’ll talk about the infection, how to screen for it and how to treat it. And just for fun, we’ll […]

How Do You Get Tested for Herpes From Home?

How Do You Get Tested for Herpes From Home?

There’s more to the question “how do you get tested for herpes from home?” than you may realize. For one thing, let’s be clear on what type of herpes we’re referring to. There are two strains of this infection. Herpes Simplex Virus 1 (HSV-1) is often known as mouth herpes. On the other hand, Herpes […]

HIV Test

HIV Test

The Human immunodeficiency virus, more commonly known as HIV, is a sexually transmitted infection (STI). The only way to tell if you have this STI is to take a HIV test. It’s thought to have been in the U.S. since the 1970s. HIV attacks your T-cells, which impacts your immune system and makes it harder […]