The Importance of Regular HIV Tests

Does an Undetectable HIV Viral Load Number Mean I'm Cured? HIV viral load can be suppressed enough that it can no longer be transmitted. 30 years ago, that seemed impossible. The advancements in medicine have made it a reality. What Do HIV Tests Look For? The HIV tests look for antibodies, antigens, and RNA. They are collected mainly ...

Why Seniors Need to be Mindful of STDs

STDs Are No Longer a Concern Just For Young People Baby Boomers have definitely changed the face of being a senior citizen in the current day and age. They are healthier, stronger, and more active than people their age have been in previous generations. Much of the change can be attributed to improved mental and physical ...

What Are Sexually Transmitted Diseases?

A sexually transmitted disease (STD) is any type of infection that is primarily transmitted through sexual contact. It is also important to note that some STDs can be passed from mother to child during pregnancy or childbirth. STDS are extremely common. In fact, it is estimated that 30 percent of the population will develop at ...