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 Some Clinics Miss an Oral Gonorrhea Diagnosis

Why Some Clinics Miss an Oral Gonorrhea Diagnosis

Oral gonorrhea can be easily missed at some clinics and medical facilities. When infections go undiagnosed, they can cause major complications and the infection can then spread to more people. So, how does this happen? Let’s start at the beginning. In general, gonorrhea is a tricky infection. This is one reason it is the fourth […]

Common HIV Symptoms in Men

Common HIV Symptoms in Men

HIV symptoms in men and in women are virtually the same, barring some notable distinctions. To better understand these symptoms, you first need to understand the virus. HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. When untreated, it severely compromises your immune system and can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS). Unfortunately, though it can be effectively […]

How Much Does a Gonorrhea Test Cost At Home?

How Much Does a Gonorrhea Test Cost At Home?

Your gonorrhea test cost simple depends on which gonorrhea test you are taking.  First, let’s get the “traditional” option out of the way. You can go to a clinic or a medical facility to be tested. However, if you are paying out-of-pocket, your gonorrhea test cost will be double what you would pay with an […]

What Does a Home Herpes Test Cost?

What Does a Home Herpes Test Cost?

How much does a herpes test cost? Well, that depends on how you decide to test. When you go to a clinic or doctor’s office, it’s possible that you’ll be able to use insurance to lower your expenses. However, as you’ll soon see, this option is not all its cracked up to be. In the […]

Can I Take a Trich Test At Home? 

Can I Take a Trich Test At Home? 

Can you take a trich test at home? Absolutely! If you are sexually active, it is important for you to take a trich test. In the United States, an estimated 3.7 million people have the sexually transmitted infection Trichomoniasis. That said, over 70% of these people will never develop any symptoms. This makes it much more difficult […]

Simplify Your Life With a Home STD Test Kit

Simplify Your Life With a Home STD Test Kit

A home STD test kit can simplify your life considerably. Testing for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be a pain, but testing at home makes the process easier every step of the way. After all, once you consider how long STD testing at a clinic can take, you’ll be thankful for the accuracy, affordability and […]

How Long Do STD Test Results Take From Home?

How Long Do STD Test Results Take From Home?

How long do STD test results take from home? We know that waiting for your test results can be a nerve-wracking experience.  Not knowing about your health can cause nervousness and unease. That’s why myLAB Box aims for its tests to be convenient and accurate.  That’s why the whole process, from the time you click […]

Preventing a Vaginal Infection

Preventing a Vaginal Infection

Most women already know that a vaginal infection can be quite uncomfortable.  Naturally, it’s good to know the basics on how to avoid this pesky irritation. First, it should be noted that there are different types of vaginal infection. The two most common are Bacterial vaginosis and the yeast infection. Luckily, myLAB Box allows you […]