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Do I need to make an appointment to do a STI test?
Hi, and thanks for your question. It depends on where you’re testing. Some clinics require appointments and others offer drop-in access. Have a look at our Clinic Finder for a list of clinics in your area. Our Get Checked Online service might also be a good option for you if you live close to one of the participating LifeLabs Let us know if this does not answer your question or if you... Read Full Answer
Are IUDs covered by pwd
Hi, and thanks for your question. From what we can see, IUDs are not covered under the Persons With Disabilities assistance or benefits. However, there are times when a case can be made to apply for special authority for drug coverage for medical necessity. Here are a couple of services that may also be of assistance in answering your question: Disability Alliance BC BC Women’s... Read Full Answer
How long does it take for a std test
Hi thanks for your question. Usually an STD test can take about 20 minutes to half an hour depending on the person, their concerns and the tests being done. To find out more about STI testing please see https://smartsexresource.com/get-tested/tests-and-exams and to find a clinic near you please see https://smartsexresource.com/get-tested/clinic-finder Let us know if this does not... Read Full Answer
I am really stressed if I have an std or not but I don't have any symptoms. I had oral and vaginal sex with condom on at all times. I can't seem to control these thoughts and do sti testing places charge fees for testing. Is it anonymous?
Thank you for your question. Using a condom is definitely a great way to protect yourself from getting an STI; especially if it was used for both oral and vaginal sex. If you are sexually active, it's a really great idea to go and get tested regularly for STIs as most people who have an STI have no symptoms. If you are writing from within Canada, testing for STIs is free of charge.... Read Full Answer
My penis skin become irregular and whit I some area also tear I think it is infection. What I do to get rid of it. Please help me
Hi, Thanks for your question. It's difficult to give you an exact answer without seeing your symptoms in person, but I can give you some general information. Skin changes on the genitals can be caused by many things. Common fungal infections can cause skin breakdown (aka skin tear) and white build-up around the head of penis. Fungal infections are treated with anti-fungal creams like Canestan... Read Full Answer