Why Do I Need to Get Tested For STDs Before an Abortion?

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It’s a subject no one likes to talk about. We get it. However, protecting yourself against sexually transmitted diseases and infections is a way you can protect the future you envision for yourself. While we advocate for getting tested anytime you have had unprotected sex or changed partners, ruling out an STD or STI before…

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What Are the Most Common STIs and Their Symptoms?

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Because many STDs do not show any symptoms, you may not even know you are infected. Below are some of the most common STDs and the characteristics associated with each. While most STIs are treatable, some have long-lasting side effects.  Early detection is important not only for your own health but to ensure you don’t…

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