STDWatch Blog - page 15 of 40

Welcome to the STDWatch Blog! Read through our articles to learn more about how periodical STD testing can help you take control of your sexual health.

How does a HIV test work? Here’s what you need to know about taking a HIV test

Written by Hannah Kingston - Updated on August 23rd, 2021 Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. How does a HIV test work? HIV causes AIDS and interferes with...

22 August 2021

Do pap smears hurt? Plus other FAQs

    Written by Hannah Kingston on August 23th, 2021 A pap smear is a test that is used to to test for cervical cancer in women. A collection of cells...

22 August 2021

Can you get a pap smear on your period?

    Written by Hannah Kingston on August 23th, 2021 Can you get a pap smear on your period? It’s a question that is Googled time and time again. Let’s bust...

22 August 2021

Bacterial vaginosis vs yeast infection: similarities & differences

    Written by Hannah Kingstonon August 18th, 2021 Bacterial vaginosis (BV) and yeast infections are quite similar in the fact that the symptoms are quite similar and both conditions...

17 August 2021