About STIs

Why should you get tested for STIs?Read more

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is a bacterial infection. It is most commonly passed on by having sex without a condom.Read more

Crabs

Crabs, or pubic lice, are tiny brown bloodsucking insects, so called because of their crablike claws, which allow them to hold on to pubic hair.Read more

Genital warts

Warts are abnormal skin growths caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV).Read more

Glandular fever (mono)

Glandular fever, also known as 'mono' or, to give it its full title, mononucleosis.Read more

Gonorrhoea

Gonorrhoea, or 'the clap', is a bacterial infection of the urethra (the tube you pee out of), arse, throat or eyes.Read more

Hepatitis A

The best way to prevent hepatitis A is by getting vaccinated.Read more

Hepatitis B

The hepatitis B virus is in blood, cum, urine, spit and poo, as well as other body fluids of a person who's infected.Read more

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is not as easily passed on as hepatitis A or hepatitis B, but it can cause long term damage to your health and there is no vaccine to prevent it.Read more

Herpes

Herpes is a virus that is spread by skin to skin contact.Read more