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.

 

What is Vaginal Thrush?

What is Vaginal Thrush?

Let’s talk about vaginal thrush! For many women, this is a very common annoyance. In fact, up to three quarters of all women will have it at least once during their lives. To that end, it’s important to go over the basics and what you can do to treat it. What Exactly is Vaginal Thrush?  […]

Why You Should Take a Trichomoniasis Test At Home

Why You Should Take a Trichomoniasis Test At Home

Have you ever taken a trichomoniasis test at home? Wait, maybe we’re getting ahead of ourselves. Have you ever tested for trich at all? You should! After all, trich is a sexually transmitted infection (STI) that affects approximately 3.7 million Americans. Fortunately, trich is curable. Today, let’s learn about this STI and explain why you […]

How a Home HPV Test Can Save a Woman’s Life

How a Home HPV Test Can Save a Woman’s Life

A simple home HPV test can keep you in control of your health. By this, we don’t only mean your sexual health, but rather your overall health. In fact, as you’ll see below, the majority of cervical cancer diagnoses are caused by Human Papillomavirus (HPV). As it turns out, January is Cervical Health Awareness Month.  […]

Defend Yourself With a Herpes At Home Test

Defend Yourself With a Herpes At Home Test

It’s time to take a herpes at home test! Believe it or not, herpes is one of the most common infections in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in every six people between 14 and 49 years of age are carrying a strain of this infection. A herpes […]

What are the benefits of a full std panel?

What Are The Benefits of a Full STD Panel?

The benefits of a full STD panel are simple, but quite empowering. MyLAB Box is the first nationwide service to offer an at home testing option that is as comprehensive as its 14-panel Total Box.  There are many reasons to love this combination panel! Take Control of Your Own Health By testing for sexually transmitted […]

Learn the Symptoms of Oral Chlamydia

Learn the Symptoms of Oral Chlamydia

Recognizing the symptoms of oral chlamydia can be harder than it looks. In fact, it may seem downright impossible. Even though chlamydia is the most frequently reported bacterial sexually transmitted infection in the United States, most people have no idea how to spot the most important symptoms of oral chlamydia. Of course, it doesn’t have […]

Try a Home STD Kit During Self-Love Month

Try a Home STD Kit During Self-Love Month

Using an STD kit may not be high on your self-love list, but it should be. In fact, being tested should be something that is so common, you don’t even think twice about doing it on a regular basis. Speaking of which, January is Self Love Month. To us at myLAB Box, “self love” means […]

How to Test for Chlamydia at Home

How to Test for Chlamydia at Home

Who wouldn’t want to learn how to test for chlamydia at home when the alternative involves long waiting room visits, awkward conversations about your sex life and expensive bills? Luckily, testing for sexually transmitted infections at home is a trusted testing option. What is Chlamydia? Though the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states […]