STD Testing at a Glance
- You must ask for an STD test if you want to be tested
- STD tests are easy to get
- Consider testing if you have had unprotected sex, even if you don't have symptoms
- There are different tests for different STDs
You might be wondering if you need a test for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). You might be wondering if your partner needs one. Or you may simply be interested in learning more about STD testing. Whatever the reason, the more information you have, the better you can protect your sexual health.
If you think you may have been exposed to an infection, getting tested for STDs is a great way to protect your sexual health. It's also a great way to protect the health of your sex partners.