The LGBT Health & Development Program

Tag: STIs


Youth blog – Protect Each Other by Getting Tested Together!

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14th December

Knowing your HIV status is powerful! Testing together encourages people in relationships to be engaged and proactive about their health.



Youth Blog–Syphilis on the Rise: What Do You Need to Know?

Posted by Krystal in Featured, Sexual Health, Youth Blog. No Comments

24th November

Think syphilis is a thing of the past? We discuss symptoms, prevention, treatment, and why it matters for men who have sex with men.



Youth Blog–Ask an Expert: Should Girls Who Have Sex with Other Girls Worry about Sexually Transmitted Infections?

Posted by Kathryn Macapagal in Ask an Expert, Featured, Sexual Health, Youth Blog. No Comments

29th July

Think you are at low risk for STIs if you don’t have sex with guys? Check out this month’s Ask an Expert!



Youth Blog—What’s the Deal with Herpes?

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16th July

Herpes is one of the most common STIs, but many people with herpes don’t know they have it. So what do you need to know to protect yourself?



Youth Blog—What You Should Know about Gonorrhea and Chlamydia

22nd January

These two sexually transmitted infections are common and curable, but easy to miss without getting tested.






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