What are the most common STDs (Sexually Transmitted Diseases)?
STDs are sexually transmitted diseases, also known as sexually transmitted infections. They are very common at the moment, as we’re are in the middle of an epidemic of many spreading infections including gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, HIV and hepatitis. Many people get confused about the terminology for STD and STI, yet they are the […]Read more
How do STDs affect pregnancy?
How do the most common STDs affect pregnancy? Can you get pregnant with an STD? Can a baby be born with an STD? At LetsGetChecked, we understand the complex area of STDs and pregnancy. We see high volumes of pregnant women contacting our medical teams, worrying about the possibility that they may have contracted an […]Read more
Gonorrhea Treatments Rendered Ineffective By WHO
The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently issued new guidelines for treatment of the three most common sexually-transmitted infections (STIs) in response to the increasing threat of antibiotic resistance.Read more
Irish STIs On The Rise
New statistics show that the number of people with STIs is increasing in Ireland. This makes STI testing increasingly important for a healthy sex life. For those of you that don't know an STI is a Sexually Transmitted Infection!Read more
What You Need To Know About Super Gonorrhea
Experts are warning that Gonorrhoea infections could soon be very difficult to treat after an outbreak of "Super Gonorrhoea" in the north of England has triggered an unprecedented national public health alert.Read more