I’m Married. Should I Still Get Tested for STDs?

Married with STDs

Order Your At Home STD Test Now There’s an unfortunate myth that the only people who get sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are promiscuous. That simply isn’t true. STDs don’t pick their carriers based on virtues. People in monogamous and married relationships can test positive as well. STDs affect everyone. They can be transmitted in various […]

6 Ways To Avoid Getting an STD in the New Year

6 Ways To Avoid Getting an STD in the New Year

The number of sexually transmitted diseases has gone through the roof! The three most commonly reported STDs in America, chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, are more prevalent  than ever before. So, what can you do to protect yourself and avoid getting an STD in the coming new year? According to the Centers for Disease Control and […]

Making Trans Healthcare More Transparent

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Order Your At Home STD Test Now In recent weeks, transgender rights have been strongly represented in the media.  The season premiere of Modern Family featured the first trans child actor. CMT announced that trans actress Jen Richards will join the cast of Nashville. The Amazon comedy series Transparent took home three wins at the […]

How to Stay Safe from the Zika Virus

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Order Your At Home STD Test Now Making its way across the planet at an alarming rate, the Zika virus continues to diminish the lives of the adults it infects, as well as instigate birth defects in pregnant women. We know that the virus is spread mostly by the bite of infected mosquitoes. At this […]

↵Why is Gonorrhea called “The Clap” and Why You Should Care

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The problem with Sexually Translated Infection (STI) prevention is that we’re all conditioned to be on the lookout only for the biggest threats. But while not life-threatening, some common infections can cause lasting and serious health problems. Two of these examples are Gonorrhea, aka “the Clap,” and Chlamydia. Sure these are often the butt of […]

Just Us Girls : myLAB Box is Joining Forces with Glow

myLAB Box joins Glow

We’re excited to announce a brand-new partnership: we’re teaming up with Glow, a company that helps women to take an active role in their reproductive and sexual health. Right now, Glow is featuring myLAB Box on its website, as well as its Glow and Eve apps, as part of the launch of the company’s new […]

Charlie Sheen, Freddie Mercury and the Rise of HIV Testing

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If you’ve been remotely paying attention to the news, you’re almost certainly aware of the Charlie Sheen HIV saga. With tiger blood and all of those years of him “winning” stuff… the actor has certainly made a (not-always-great) name for himself in the media. But let’s focus on the positive for a second: when Charlie […]

Lessons Learned From AIDS 2016

Lessons Learned from AIDS 2016

As the 2016 International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) wrapped up, we took a step back to appreciate the broader points. AIDS affects over two million people worldwide, with more cases popping up every day. The South African-based conference extensively discussed medical advancements, industry news, prevention and treatment, as well as plans for eradicating the disease […]

Is STD Testing Awkward?

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Order Your At Home STD Test Now At myLAB Box, we think getting tested and staying safe is a no-brainer! We ALSO like to think that we’re not alone in that. But going to a clinic or doctor is awkward. Taking time out of your busy schedule to take care of your sexual health can […]

myLAB Box is Officially a Women’s Business Enterprise

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Big news! myLAB Box has been nationally certified as an Official Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). What Does That Mean? Not to toot our own horn too loudly, but it’s a pretty big deal! The WBENC is the largest third-party certifier of businesses owned and operated by women in […]

Celebrities Showed Their Pride This Month

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We saved this post for July 1, because we don’t believe in a Pride Month, we believe in a Pride Year. myLAB Box thinks #PrideIsSexy all year long. This Pride Month, the LGBT community and its friends and family came together in solidarity after a tragedy, it celebrated historic moments like the one-year anniversary of […]

#PrideIsSexy at myLAB Box

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June is LGBT Pride Month, and now more than ever, the LGBT community, and those who support it, need to come together and stay strong. To celebrate our LGBT friends, we are offering 20% off to ALL of our customers – gay, straight, transgender or other – who order from our site while using the […]