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  • Window period

    The window period is the time between when a person comes in contact with a sexually transmitted infection (STI) and when the STI will show up on a test.

  • Worry and anxiety

    Worry is the uneasy feeling you get when you are concerned about something. It’s normal to experience worry at different times in your life and it is common for people to worry about sexually transmitted infections (STI).