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Can You Get An STD From Sharing Food?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now While most STDs die shortly after leaving the body some can survive outside the body for longer periods of time. Hepatitis A is the only type of STD that is easily spread through contaminated drinks and food. Hep A is transmitted usually when fecal matter is ingested. This […]

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Can BV Be A Sign Of HIV?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now While there are some symptoms that may suggest you have HIV, Bacterial Vaginosis is not one of them. Bacterial Vaginosis, also known as BV, is a common vaginal infection that usually affects women between the ages of 14 and 44. Some of the symptoms of BV include: A […]

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What is Penile Discharge?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Anytime something unnatural happens with your penis, it raises a rightful concern. If you’ve never had penile discharge, then unexpectedly experiencing it is a scary situation. Penile discharge happens when different fluids collect in the urethra and are caused by bacterial infections, viral infections, and yeast infections. The […]

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Is There A Cure For HIV?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now HIV is a chronic condition that attacks the immune system and was once known to lead you all the way to death. However, where it was once a death sentence — the current advances in medical treatment and prevention can help a diagnosed individual lead a normal and […]

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STD from giving head

Can You Get Chlamydia From Oral Sex?

Can you get chlamydia from giving head? We receive a lot of questions like this from our customers. When it comes to chlamydia, many people are straight-up confused. That makes sense, as sexually transmitted infections (STIs) can be complicated. Today, let’s tackle some big questions about chlamydia and oral sex. Oral Sex: Can You Get […]

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male white discharge

What Does It Mean If A Man Has White Discharge?

What does it mean if a man has white discharge? In general, white discharge is a result of urethritis. Urethritis is when the urethra, from which semen and urine leave the penis, becomes inflamed and fluid collects as a result of an infection. Urethritis is sometimes caused by the same germs that also cause certain […]

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Urine Trouble: What STDs Cause Frequent Urination?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Can STDs Cause Frequent Urination? Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Both chlamydia and gonorrhea are STDs that most commonly cause frequent urination. These are among the most common STDs diagnosed in the United States. In fact, as recently as 2016, the CDC reported nearly 1.6 million cases of chlamydia across […]

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Vaginal odor sign of STD

Unusual or Foul Vaginal Odor? STD Symptoms

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Have you experienced unusual or foul vaginal odor? STD symptoms can help you get to the root of the problem. You see, vaginal odors can be caused by a number of things. Among them are sexually transmitted diseases and infections. If you’re noticing a change in your natural […]

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bumps on vagina

STD Symptoms In Women: Bumps on Vagina?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now When it comes to STD symptoms in women, bumps on vagina can be a common occurrence. In fact, for many sexually transmitted diseases and infections, vaginal bumps can be the first sign of potential trouble! In today’s post, let’s explore the causes and implications of bumps on vagina. […]

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Painful Urination? Check Your STD Symptoms!

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Are you experiencing painful urination? Do you have a strange burning sensation when you try to pee? Unfortunately, painful urination can be a sign of a sexually transmitted infection (STI) or disease (STD). The truth is, a variety of different things can be causing this stinging sensation when […]

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AIDS not HIV

Can You Have AIDS And Not HIV?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Contracting HIV or AIDS is a common and regular fear among both old people and young. HIV is a virus that may eventually lead to the much more serious AIDS. AIDS is a disease that affects your body after many years of abuse from HIV. Once HIV weakens […]

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Is Jock Itch An STD?

Order Your At Home STD Test Now Let’s talk about jock itch! First things first, is jock itch an STD? Strictly speaking, no. However, it can be transmitted from skin-to-skin contact like many sexually transmitted infections and diseases, so it is worth exploring. What is Jock Itch? According to the Centers for Disease Control and […]

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