A community for people who want to remain as healthy as possible as we age.

Take-home chlamydia tests tied to more screening

(Reuters Health) Women at risk for chlamydia infections are more likely to get tested if they can do it at home instead of going to a clinic, suggests new research…
"Once you've had an infection, that puts you at increased risk for having another infection," said Charlotte Gaydos, who studies STDs and testing at Johns Hopkins…
But, she told Reuters Health, "It's a very hard thing for clinicians, once they've treated women for an infection, to get them to come back in" for retesting.
[Click the title, above, to post a comment.]

0 comments:

Post a Comment

Please do not give advice. We can best help each other by telling what works for us, not what we think someone else should do.