STIs & HIV

STIs & HIV 2017-07-09T16:10:10+00:00

Individuals infected with sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are at least two to five times more likely than uninfected individuals to acquire HIV infection via sexual contact. Health professionals recommend regular testing for STIs to prevent the spread of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.

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