Sexual Health Testing in Vila Pouca Aguiar
If you have had a risky sexual encounter recently and are worried about an STD or STI, look no further than your local Better2Know sexual health clinic in Vila Pouca Aguiar. Our expert team of advisors are available to help you understand the next steps and choose the right STD test or screen for you.
When you test with Better2Know Vila Pouca Aguiar, you will receive login details for our online secure patient area. This system will show you real time updates of your tests and results. With a reminder of the test you have bought and your appointment you can login and see everything at any time. You will receive a notification when your results are ready.
Which STIs can I be tested for in Vila Pouca Aguiar
Better2Know offers you the widest range of Sexual Health tests and screens in Vila Pouca Aguiar 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.
What happens at my Sexual Health test in Vila Pouca Aguiar?
When you arrive at your local Better2Know sexual health clinic in Vila Pouca Aguiar, you will be greeted by one of our friendly and highly trained doctors or nurses. They will take you through to a private and discreet consultation room, where they will guide you through the testing process.
There they will take your sample and answer any questions you might have. You can carry on with your day as soon as your sample is collected. You can expect your results in a matter of days. With no lengthy waiting periods your nearest Vila Pouca Aguiar STI clinic ensures ease, speed, and accuracy when it comes to sexual health testing.
HIV Testing in Vila Pouca Aguiar
HIV testing in Vila Pouca Aguiar 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 Vila Pouca Aguiar 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 Vila Pouca Aguiar. 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.
Is it true that some STIs have no symptoms?
Yes. Often STIs do not present any symptoms such as itching, soreness when urinating or during sex, flu-like symptoms, or unusual discharge. Symptoms, if they do appear, can vary between different people and different STIs. Some common STI infections such as Chlamydia can present no symptoms at all. Around 90% of men and 70% of women who are infected with Chlamydia will never show any symptoms.
Because of this, it is important that you test regularly for STIs in Vila Pouca Aguiar. Regular testing at your local Better2Know clinic in Vila Pouca Aguiar will provide you with the health information you need to keep yourself, and your sexual partners safe from symptomless STIs.
STIs such as Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, HIV, Syphilis, Herpes, Hepatitis A, B and C, Mycoplasma, and Trichomonas are just a few common STIs that can present with no symptoms in the early stages of infection. No matter where you are, even in Vila Pouca Aguiar, the risk of catching one of these infections is high. Regular testing is the only way to protect your sexual health.
What are the symptoms of STIs?
Many STIs do not present symptoms in the early and sometimes even later stages of infection. Symptoms will also often vary between infection and person. Regular testing in Vila Pouca Aguiar with your local Better2Know clinic is the only way to keep yourself and your partners safe from STIs.
Some signs of an STI infection are:
- pain when urinating or during sex
- lumps or lesions on the genital area
- unusual discharge
- pain in the lower back and kidney area
- flu-like symptoms
- swelling of the penis and/or testicles
- sore throat
- body rashes
If you have one or any of these symptoms, you should test right away. You can book your appointment quickly and easily with Better2Know at one of our many clinics in Vila Pouca Aguiar. With our flexible and available booking options you can get your test and results within just a few days.
Call your Better2Know STI test centre in Vila Pouca Aguiar today using the number above. Book your STI test now and start your journey to a better understanding of your body and better management of your sexual health.
How often should I get tested for an STI?
You should get tested for an STI every time you have an encounter with a new sexual partner. It can be easy to let life in Vila Pouca Aguiar take over and not prioritise your sexual health but protecting and maintaining your overall health as well as your sexual health will lead to a better understanding of yourself going forward.
Testing often in Vila Pouca Aguiar is easy with your local Better2Know testing centre. With flexible appointment times we can fit into your schedule with ease.
What are the most common STIs in Vila Pouca Aguiar?
The most common STIs in Vila Pouca Aguiar include:
- Hepatitis B
Getting tested for these common STIs in Vila Pouca Aguiar is important to protect your sexual health as well as the health of your sexual partners. Testing for these common STIs in Vila Pouca Aguiar 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.