Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) rates are increasing in California. Continue reading Sexually-Transmitted Infections: Get Tested!
The number of STD cases — chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis — is at a 20-year high in California. Continue reading Use Those Condoms!
Our educators, Karen and Hillary, are back at it again—explaining what it’s like to Get Yourself Tested (GYT) pop-quiz style.
To make an appointment for STI testing or treatment, make an appointment online or call 1.888.743.PLAN.
Like condoms, dental dams are an easy and effective barrier method of STD protection during oral sex, but unlike condoms they are a bit of a mystery for some. The thing is, these misunderstood pieces of latex can protect you from herpes, gonorrhea, syphilis and hepatitis so they’re pretty dam important. If you’re wondering what the heck a dental dam is or how they’re used, read on to learn more.
It’s Men’s Health Week, and we all know that some men would rather watch a marathon of the Bachelorette rather than visit the doctor. But we all know that getting tested for STDs is a basic part of staying healthy and taking control of your sex life. So have you been getting this look every time you ask the man in your life to make an appointment? (See picture above)
We recently launched an app that will allow you to purchase a mail-in STD test kit called Planned Parenthood Direct.