Sexual Health Testing in Cantanhede
Meeting the highest international sexual health care standards, your local Better2Know clinic in Cantanhede will provide you with the best care and advice possible. With one of the most comprehensive STD test ranges available in Portugal you can test for almost any STD such as: hepatitis, HIV, chlamydia or gonorrhoea.
With some of the fasted results turnaround times in Cantanhede and across the country, you do not have to wait long periods of time during this stress full stage. If you do test positive our 24/7 team of advisors are here to help you with the next steps.
Which STIs can I be tested for in Cantanhede
Better2Know offers you the widest range of Sexual Health tests and screens in Cantanhede to ensure that you get the right STI tests when you need them the most. We test for all STIs and STDs including:
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
- Hepatitis C
Our medical team has created a range of Better2Know STI screens, each testing for more than one infection and designed for your particular testing needs. If you are not sure which screen is right for you, then please choose our Full STI Screen.
With Better2Know, your STI testing worries will be put at ease.
Chlamydia Testing in Cantanhede
Chlamydia is one of the most common STIs in Cantanhede. It is easily passed on from one partner to another during sex. If left untreated it can cause long term health problems and may lead to infertility and other health issues.
You can catch Chlamydia in your genital area, throat (if you gave oral sex) or your rectum (if you received anal sex). You will need to test each area that might have Chlamydia.
A simple urine sample will test for Chlamydia in your genital area. Your Chlamydia test result will be available in Cantanhede in just a few days. If you do test positive, we will help you to access the treatment you need to get better.
Chlamydia often does not have any symptoms. The only way to know if you are infected is to get tested in your nearest clinic in Cantanhede.
HIV Testing in Cantanhede
HIV testing in Cantanhede is quick and simple. With one blood sample you can have your results in 1-2 days. No long waiting times and excellent information and support at every turn with Better2Know’s 24/7 sexual health advisory team.
HIV is a serious infection that can cause illness and even death, if not diagnosed and treated promptly. Regular testing is the only way to reliably know your HIV status. Testing ensures that if you do test positive, your infection is detected early so that treatment can begin immediately. Starting treatment early gives you the best chance of leading a normal length of life.
Your local Better2Know HIV testing centre in Cantanhede offers a variety of HIV tests to ensure the correct diagnosis of this disease. Better2Know offers Molecular and Antibody/Antigen tests for HIV, ensuring you get the right test at the right time. Better2Know can advise you on the right test and open the door to your HIV testing journey in Cantanhede. We will help you get tested, get you fast results and give you all the medical support you need should you test positive. Test with Better2Know for your peace of mind.
How are STIs diagnosed?
STIs in Cantanhede can only be diagnosed by testing. If you are worried about a sexual encounter you have had, or if you are presenting some STI symptoms, call your local Better2Know testing centre in Cantanhede now to get your testing appointment booked.
Sexually transmitted infections are tested for using a range of different testing methods, each dependent on the STI or STD that is being tested for. Tests can be run on simple blood samples, self-collection urine samples and swab samples. Each sample is collected by a highly trained doctor or nurse in Cantanhede.
Testing with Better2Know in Cantanhede will give you a fast and accurate diagnosis and excellent onward care and support.
What are the most common STIs in Cantanhede?
The most common STIs in Cantanhede include:
- Hepatitis B
Getting tested for these common STIs in Cantanhede is important to protect your sexual health as well as the health of your sexual partners. Testing for these common STIs in Cantanhede is easy with Better2Know who is ready to help you get your appointment booked and support you with the information you need to preserve your sexual and reproductive health.
What should I do if I have an STI?
Do not worry if you have tested positive for an STI in Cantanhede. Better2Know’s team of sexual health advisors and doctors are on hand to support and guide you through the next steps.
First, you should stop all sexual activity and inform any recent sexual partners of your result. You can do this anonymously with Better2Know’s partner notification system available in your secure patient area.
Your local team of advisors in Cantanhede will then be able to help you organise your onward treatment and further testing if necessary. If you would prefer, your advisors can help you speak to other medical professionals in Cantanhede to give you the peace of mind you require.
Better2Know will support you throughout your entire sexual health journey in Cantanhede.
24-hour Cantanhede sexual health hotline
Your local Better2Know team of sexual health advisors and doctors are ready to help you 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Better2Know Cantanhede believes that peace of mind when it comes to your sexual health is imperative. By offering 24/7 advice and guidance in Cantanhede we know that we can be there for you whenever you may need it. No lengthy waiting times, no long on hold periods. Better2Know advisors in Cantanhede are waiting to help you.