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HIV and The Hidden Signs That You May Not Be Aware Of

Most sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are asymptomatic, which means that they do not show any signs or symptoms. This factor is one of the many reasons why most people are not aware that they already have some type of STD. People, especially those who are sexually active, do not notice any symptom that may be […]

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STD Myths That You May Still Be Believing

Sexually transmitted diseases, or STDs are a scary subject to talk about because of how fearful people may be about contracting one. Almost everyone feels uncomfortable when talking about STDs and, as a result, they try not to talk about it at all. It’s hard to understand what STD is all about because most of […]

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Too Scared to Get STI Tested? Here Are 5 Things You Should Do Now

Not knowing whether you have an STI can be daunting and cause you a lot of anxiety. If you engage in sexual activities that increase the risk of acquiring an STI, you’re probably trying to avoid that thought altogether. But most people who are sexually active will acquire an STI at one point or another. […]

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A guide to the UK’s most common STIs

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are health conditions that nobody particularly wants to talk about because of embarrassment at their intimate nature, but it is a truism that knowledge is power. Understanding how an individual can become infected with a STI is a sure step on the road to preventing infection occurring. What are STIs? A […]

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What to do if you think you have contracted an STD

STDs may be a taboo subject yet a surprising number of people have suffered from one at some time in their life. Herpes, chlamydia and gonorrhoea are just a few of the nasty conditions which can easily be caught through sexual contact. But what should you do if you suspect you may have been exposed […]

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