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What is chlamydia?

Chlamydia is the most commonly diagnosed sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the UK affecting both men and women. Chlamydia is a bacteria that can be found in the semen, vaginal fluids and saliva of people who have the infection. The … Continue reading

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Other contraception

There are plenty of other kinds of contraception to choose from although condoms are the best option for protecting against STIs like chlamydia. If you want to find out what’s right for you, you can get advice from your local … Continue reading

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Condoms

Condoms are the best way to protect against sexually transmitted infections (STIs), like chlamydia and unwanted pregnancy. Condoms are worn on the penis during sex to prevent semen getting into your partner’s body when the lad ejaculates (or comes). The … Continue reading

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HIV and AIDS

HIV is a virus that attacks the body’s immune system (the body’s defence against diseases). Without effective treatment the immune system will become very weak and no longer be able to fight off illnesses. It is a common misconception that … Continue reading

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Gonorrhoea

You may have heard gonorrhoea referred to as ‘the clap’. It is caused by a bacteria called neisseria gonorrheoae or gonococcus. The bacteria is found mainly in the semen of infected men and vaginal fluids of infected women, so is … Continue reading

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Sex and the law

What’s the legal age for sex? According to the Sexual Offences Act 2003, it is illegal for any kind of sexual activity to take place between two people where one or both participants is under 16. The law applies to … Continue reading

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Sex tips and advice

So ‘everybody’s having sex’ and you think you’re missing out. First of all this statement probably isn’t true, and secondly, why rush. If the person you are with isn’t willing to wait for you to be ready, then perhaps they … Continue reading

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Sex myths

It’s not always easy to know what to believe when it comes to stories about sex. Especially when you hear you mates talking about it. So get clued up as we bust some of the most common myths surrounding sex … Continue reading

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How do I take the Urine version of the test?

Before you do the test, it is important that you have not passed Urine for at least two hours. Follow these simple steps Please fill in all sections of the form. You must tell us your full name, date of birth … Continue reading

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