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A Pap test is often done at the same time as sexually transmitted infection (STI) testing. Cells from the cervix are spread on a glass slide and sent to the Cervical Cancer Screening Laboratory (CCSL) in Vancouver. It generally takes...
Some types of HPV cause genital warts. Other types of HPV are more serious and may cause cancer of the cervix, anus, vagina/internal genitals, penis/external genitals, genital area, and throat. This page has information only about...
Being monogamous can mean different things to different people. Some people may be open to their partner forming a close emotional bond with someone else as long as the relationship does not become sexual. Other people may want to include...
Being trans can sometimes mean there is already a lot to talk about with new sexual partners without adding on safer sex. But talking about protection and STI testing is an important way to lower your chances of STIs.
STIs are usually less common among women who have sex with women*.
*Here women refers to individuals with vaginas or internal genitals, including trans men and non-binary individuals.
The chances of getting an STI...
Your chances of getting an STI depend on the kind of sex you are having, whether or not you are using protection and how many other people in your group have the STI.
In BC, rates of STI and HIV are high among men who...
What is the cost of Pap screening test which include all Hiv aids Sti and other sexual infections
I have to do my PAP for the first time in Canada. I am from another country. Would I be tested for any STI too? If yes, which STI would it be?
Is it possible to go through an STI/HIV test during menstruation? I'm aware that the test for chlamydia/gonorrhea requires a urine/swab test. I've read multiple articles that tells me differently. Pls help! Thank you very much!
How long does it take to get results? I was just tested today
Is there any way to test for HPV if there is no active genital warts? So is it inevitable that a woman or man gets it if sexually active, even with genital touching?
hello, im a 29 years old male and I want to get tested for HPV because my girlfriend need the proof that im clean to have sex, where can I go to get that kind of test? here in Richmond bc or Vancouver area?
My partner and I are deciding whether or not unprotected sex might be an option for us. We are both up to date on usual STI tests and I use a copper IUD as contraceptive. However, in the past we have both had unprotected sex so...
I was in what I thought was a committed relationship last summer and then found out that my ex boyfriend was seeing someone else. We had stopped being intimate and saw each other very rarely during the last month of our relationship...
I'd like to note the following for this website:
there is a statement saying that it's still important to go to get PAP smears if you...
7 weeks ago i performed unprotected oral sex (vaginal and rimming) and during vaginal fingering she began bleeding and i got some on my face and in my mouth. She was very surprised by this because it had never occurred prior and she was...
Is the HPV vaccine worth it?
i just ended a period and now its back after having sex. is that normal?
Ill cut to the chase;
-I was fingering my girlfriend
-something smelled bad/ unclean (tho I do have a cold)
-she might be coming down with something too
-shes on the pill and doesnt have periods
-she was really turned on
I just got my last shot of Gardasil. How long does it take for the vaccine to protect me from the HPV strains it covers?