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5 common misconceptions about the clap

↵5 Common Misconceptions About the Clap

The clap, otherwise known as gonorrhea, is one of the most widely misunderstood STDs. One would think that with the advent of the Internet, myths and misconceptions about the clap would be at an all time low. Sadly this isn’t the case, and these five misconceptions are still quite common. Let’s clear the air: Myth […]

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How to not let oral gonorrhea ruin your next date

↵How to Not Let Oral Gonorrhea Ruin Your Next Date

Oral gonorrhea sounds a lot more unpleasant than it actually is. Symptoms usually don’t go beyond a sore throat and difficulty swallowing. Sometimes, people with oral gonorrhea can feel no symptoms at all, which makes testing even more important. However, a positive test result doesn’t mean your sex life is over. It also may not mean you have […]

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Why the clap isn't as scary as you think

↵Why the Clap Isn’t as Scary as You Think

Gonorrhea, more commonly referred to as ‘the clap’, is the fourth most common sexually transmitted infection in the U.S. The reason it’s not as scary as you might think is that it’s completely curable when detected early. There are many myths and misconceptions surrounding the clap, so some people are reluctant to even test for […]

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What Are The Top HIV Symptoms in Men?

Top HIV Symptoms in Men

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is on the rise in the United States, so today we’ll be examining the HIV symptoms in men. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), over one million Americans are living with HIV, the virus that can lead to Acquired Immunodeficiency […]

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When do you need a blood test for STDs

When Do You Need a Blood Test for STDs?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now When Do You Need a Blood Test for STDs? Some STDs require blood work, while others can be tested with other fluids like saliva or urine. There are a lot of myths and misconceptions surrounding the topic of STDs and the tests used to diagnose them. Not knowing what […]

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The Clap: Gonorrhea in Men

↵The Clap: Gonorrhea in Men

Today we’re looking into the most common symptoms of gonorrhea in men. Gonorrhea affects men and women in different ways. In our previous blog post, we took a deep look into gonorrhea symptoms in women. Now, it’s time for the fellas. What are the Signs of Gonorrhea in Men? Often called “the clap,” gonorrhea is an extremely […]

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Clap STD Home Test

What is the Clap STD? Gonorrhea Signs & Symptoms

❖ Free physician consultation ❖ Mail-in kits for home use ❖ Test in just 5 minutes ❖ Lab results in 2-5 days ❖ 100% pain free ❖ Enjoy free shipping To Order By Phone Click Here (800)856-9522 Gonorrhea is also called “the clap.” There are a few different theories for this name. For one, this […]

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Gonorrhea Symptoms in Women

↵The Clap: Gonorrhea Symptoms in Women

We’ve spoken about “The Clap” before, but today we’re taking a closer look at gonorrhea symptoms in women. Gonorrhea is the second most common sexually transmitted infection in the United States. Make no mistake: it is absolutely on the rise. A Center for Disease Control (CDC) study from 2015 said there were 400,000 reported cases […]

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What is gonorrhea doing to your love life?

↵What is Gonorrhea Doing to Your Love Life?

Anyone who’s sexually active can get it, but what is gonorrhea? Gonorrhea is a bacterial infection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae*, also charmingly known as the drip or the clap (read more: What is the clap and why you should care). Although it’s one of the most common STDs,  gonorrhea keeps a low profile, commonly symptomless for […]

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myLAB Box The Clap

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

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 […]

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