Chlamydia in your throat

Can you get Chlamydia in your throat? “Chlamydia? Since when can you get that in your throat too?!” We all heard of a Chlamydia infection of the genital area. This is the STD that occurs the most in the Netherlands per year, i.e. 60,000 people are affected per year. But did you know that this […]

Pain in my vagina

Pain or an uncomfortable feeling in your vagina is never good. It is possible to have this painful feeling constantly, but you can also only feel it when having sex, when peeing, or when you insert a tampon. Pain in your vagina is not normal and can have multiple causes. Fungal Infection A vaginal fungal […]

Pain during Sex

Causes The causes of pain during sex are different for men and women. In men, pain during sex is mostly caused by a physical cause. It is important for men to visit a doctor soon when they experience pain during sex. For women, pain during sex can be caused by a physical cause but also […]

When to do HIV testing

Types of hiv tests There are 4 types of hiv tests. A test for proteins on the surface of the virus (antigens) for example protein 24 antigen (p24), this test is rarely used. A test for an immune response of the body to the virus (antibodies), this test is also rarely used. A combined antibody-antigen [...]

Chance of getting a STI

Chance of getting a STI  unprotected sex can happen to everyone, it is in de heat of the moment and often you forget to think about condoms. The next day, you can be a bit bothered if there is a chance that you incurred a STI. We will give you answers about the chance of […]

The Risks of anal sex

The Risks of anal sex  90% of men who have sex with men and as many as 5% of sexually  active women engage in receptive anal intercourse. Anal intercourse is entering the penis into the anus. There are a number of risk that goes with anal sex.  Risk on a STI during anal sex? The anus […]