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Information Sheets

Accurate information about STI transmission, prevention, testing, treatment, and more.

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Information Sheet

A PDF version of the Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) topic page on SmartSexResource. Last updated January 2022.

Proctitis Information Sheet

A PDF version of the Proctitis topic page on SmartSexResource. Last updated January 2022.

Pubic Lice & Crabs Information Sheet

A PDF version of the Pubic Lice and Crabs topic page on SmartSexResource. Last updated February 2019.

Scabies Information Sheet

A PDF version of the Scabies topic page on SmartSexResource. Last updated January 2022.

Self-collection instructions: Rectal swab

A downloadable handout with step-by-step visual instructions for how to collect a rectal swab sample. These instructions were developed to be transferrable across different implementation scenarios that use self-collected samples for STI testing.

Self-collection instructions: Throat swab

A downloadable handout with step-by-step visual instructions for how to collect a throat swab sample. These instructions were developed to be transferrable across different implementation scenarios that use self-collected samples for STI testing.

Self-collection instructions: Vaginal swab

A downloadable handout with step-by-step visual instructions for how to collect a vaginal swab sample. These instructions were developed to be transferrable across different implementation scenarios that use self-collected samples for STI testing.

Sexual Health-Related Anxiety: What is it? What can I do?

It’s common to worry about your sexual health from time-to-time, but if worry or anxiety is impacting your well-being it may be helpful to explore new ways of coping. This resource provides information about sexual health-related anxiety, and explores strategies that may help to manage anxiety.

Shigellosis Information Sheet

A PDF version of the Shigellosis topic page on SmartSexResource. Last updated January 2022.

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