The Safe Is Sexy Blog

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

Home testing kits: What comes with them?

↵Home Testing Kits: What Comes With Them?

If you’ve never seen or used one before, you might be wondering what exactly comes inside our home testing kits. It’s not as complicated as you might think, and myLAB Box makes the process simple and painless. What do home testing kits include? It depends on what you’re testing for With myLAB Box, you have […]

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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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How Do I know When To Get Tested for STDs

↵How Do I Know When to Get Tested for STDs?

With STD rates on the rise, the question on everyone’s mind is: “How do I know when to get tested for STDs?” According to the Center for Disease Control, rates of gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis cases have all shown significant increases since 2014. Similarly, there has also been a massive spike in HIV cases. Sexual […]

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How Long Do STD Test Results Take?

↵How Long Do STD Test Results Take?

If there’s one question we hear more than any other, it’s probably: “How long do STD Test results take?” When you consider how many sexually transmitted diseases and infections myLAB Box actually tests for, that can be a complicated answer – but we’ve got you covered. The Short Answer: How Long Do STD Test Results […]

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How Do I Test for Syphilis?

↵*How Do I Test for Syphilis?

As the rate of sexually transmitted disease (STD) in the United States has begun to skyrocket, it is now time more than ever to test for syphilis. Here’s why: This infection, caused by the bacteria known as Treponema pallidum, is a highly contagious disease that is spread primarily through sexual activity. The infected person is […]

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Chlamydia Symptoms in Women

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Starting $79 If you read the headlines you probably know that sexually transmitted infections, STIs, are on the rise. In 2017, there were 1.7 million cases of chlamydia reported in the United States. As that number grows you need accurate information on chlamydia. Order Your At Home STD […]

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myLAB Box STD myth at home testing

↵April Fools : Condoms Protect You from Herpes

Condoms are great in protecting you from most STDs and are a staple of safe sex. The popular assumption is that by always using condoms sexually transmitted infections cannot be transmitted. Wrong. Let’s look at a the facts: Myth: We used condoms so we are 100% safe from herpes Latex condoms offer the best protection […]

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Planning for Sex Enhances Your Arousal

Have you ever thought about planning for sex? Whether you’re in school, the business world or a stay-at-home parent, life is busy. So busy that sex often gets left out of the mix.  When life gets hectic for me I start making lists—I plan my meetings, writing time, the gym… I also plan sex dates. Yes, spontaneous […]

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