Jean Hailes April 2018 What’s Hot is the (Australian) Jean Hailes for Women’s Health free monthly health article published with the permission of the Jean Hailes for Women’s Health (JH).
“If you’re sexually active, getting checks for sexually transmissible infections – STIs – are an important part of looking after yourself. For some women, it can feel like an awkward task and can easily slide to the bottom of your to-do list. To help make the process a little easier, here we’ll delve into exactly what happens in an STI check, step by step, so you can go into it with information and confidence, knowing what happens next”.
- “Consider possibly going to a women’s health clinic or sexual health centre for an STI test instead of your regular doctor. These centres specialise in STI checks and sexual health and may feel more comfortable for you”.
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