As a sexually active adult, one of the most important things you can do is get STD testing performed on an annual basis. Even if you haven’t had any known STD exposure, getting testing provides you and your current and/or future partners with the piece of mind of knowing your status. You can have these tests performed at any STD clinic.
How can you prevent STDs?
STD stands for sexually transmitted disease, even though they have recently been changed to STI, or sexually transmitted infection – it has less stigma and many of them can be treated and/or cured. Every year, close to 18 million people worldwide are diagnosed with an STD. This translates to almost half of all people having been diagnosed with an STD at some point in their life. Although STD’s are preventable, anyone who is sexually …