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I have had a sexual relation with a Tanzanian woman, .this included drinking her pee straight from her Vagina,and also a great amount of licking her vagina. Am I in danger of catching any STDS or other diseases
Any time you have sexual contact with a new partner and/or a partner whose STI status you do not know, you may be at risk of catching an STI. It's always a good idea to be tested for STIs like gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, and HIV whether you have symptoms or not. If you have symptoms, you should be seen right away by a health care provider so that they can order the appropriate tests for you... Read Full Answer
My genitals have fishy odour discharges
Hi there, If you are concerned about a change in your vaginal discharge, either because it looks, feels or smells differently, it would be a good idea to get checked by a health care provider. Sometimes these changes are part of your normal hormonal cycle, sometimes they are related to an STI, or sometimes they can be because of a yeast infection or an imbalalance of your normal vaginal... Read Full Answer
I just had protected vaginal intercourse for 30 seconds about a month ago and I didn't have much skin to skin contact. It's been a month and I haven't had any symptoms. What are my chances of getting genital herpes or syphilis?
Using a condom during sex is a great way to protect yourself from STIs. You are right however that with skin to skin contact there is always a risk of getting infections that are transmitted this way. Getting genital herpes or syphilis is often more complicated than just having direct skin to skin contact as it involves many different factors like at what stage of the infection the... Read Full Answer
Is the hiv test rna naat?
If you get a blood test for HIV in British Columbia, the first line test is called a 4th generation antigen/antibody test. If this test is negative. No further testing is done. If this test is positive, then a confimatory test is completed. The confirmatory test is called an immunoblot test and it looks for antibodies to HIV (your immune response to the virus). The HIV NAAT test is only used in... 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