Many STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections) do not have symptoms. So, if you’re sexually active, especially if you have multiple partners, it is important to have an STI check every 6 to 12 months. And if you develop symptoms (for example a burning sensation when you pass urine, a rash in the genital area, or abnormal discharge from the vagina of penis), you should have an STI test as soon as possible. STI testing can involve a urine sample, a swab of the affected area, and a blood test. These tests can be easily arranged by your local doctor or sexual health clinic.
Mycoplasma Genitalium- a common STI that many people don't know about what is it? symptoms diagnosis treatment What is Mycoplasma Genitalium? Most people have heard of STIs such as Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea and Genital Herpes, but there is much less awareness about Mycoplasma Genitalium. However, we now know it’s [...]