When I should get sexual health test?
The worst part was not known. If you ever had sex without any protection, including oral sex, this is important to visit your doctor or go to the sexual health clinic to get the test. After you know the result, you will get right treatment. This is because STI’s were not show any symptoms and let you think that you are totally fine. This is important to know and know that you cannot pass along the infection to anyone else or having the serious health problem of STI in the future.
No matter you are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender (LGBT), straight or just questioning, testing was so important for both men and women. You can get the quality health treatment that you need form the sexual health clinic in your state and confidentiality was assured for you.
Should I get check?
If you answer yes for any following question bellow, you might at risk of STI and you should consider to get sexual health check. If you are not sure whether need to get check or not, you can consult with your doctor in sexual health clinic.
These are questions of sexual history:
- Did you have new sexual partner?
- Did your sexually active?
- Did you have more than one of sexual partner?
- Did you ever see any unusual symptom?
- Did you get contact with same sex?
- Did you or your partner ever have sex without protection/condoms?
- Had you ever get STI?
When you give yes answer about those questions, this is essential to get sexual health check, even many health providers were give you with Free Sexual Health Test. This sexual check will help you to prevent or manage your STI when you at least got one of three types of STI.
- Getting visual exam and see the affected area.
- Blood test
- Swab test.
- Urine test
- Internal examination that available only for women