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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 effective are condoms?

How effective are condoms?  Male condoms are 98% effective at preventing pregnancy if used correctly each time. The simple fact is, we don’t always do things correctly. According to Planned...

07 April 2021

Can you get an STD without having sex?

Can you get an STD without having sex?  Yes! There are a number of ways that you can get an STD without having sex.  In this article, we are going...

06 April 2021

Signs of infertility | Do STDs cause infertility?

Signs of infertility | Do STDs cause infertility? Are there signs of infertility? Can a sexually transmitted infection lead to difficulties with getting pregnant? Let’s talk about the ways that...

24 March 2021

How does a trichomoniasis test work?

Written by Hannah Kingston - Updated on September 7, 2021 Medically reviewed by Dr Andrea Pinto Lopez, M.D. How does a trichomoniasis test work?  How does a trichomoniasis test work? Let’s run through...

23 March 2021

Can you get an STD from oral sex?

Can you get an STD from oral sex? A common question that often comes up in relation to oral sex is “Can you get an STD from oral sex?”  Often...

17 March 2021