Why are STD Screenings so important?

Many STDs are curable. Those without a cure are treatable. Protect yourself and others from unnecessary damage. Get tested regularly.

Did you know?

  1. 1) The CDC estimates that there are 19 million new cases of STDs in the United States each year.
  2. 2) Chlamydia is nicknamed the “silent” disease because approximately 75% of infected women and 50% of infected men either do not have symptoms, or symptoms are so mild they go unnoticed.
  3. 3) There is a cure for syphilis. However, if left untreated, it can lead to serious health issues and even death.
  4. 4) Approximately 1 in 4 women and 1 in 5 men are currently infected with genital herpes in the United States.

Private Testing Center’s Blog

Silent STIs

15 Nov 2018

Many people rely on symptoms as a first sign that they should get tested for an STI. But there are some that never show symptoms! More

A New Reason to get tested for STDs

5 Nov 2018

New rising evidence shows doctors aren't doing enough screenings for STDs More

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