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STD Testing Grand Island NE

Local resource for STD Testing in Grand Island. Find addresses and phone numbers of business and services that provide access to STD Testing in Grand Island, NE.

Central Nebraska Family Planning
(308) 384-7625
217 West 2nd, P.O. Box 1782
Grand Island, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4:30pm) STD Clinic: Tue & Wed2pm.5pm)

US Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Central Plains Health Network, VA
(308) 382-3660
2201 N Broadwell Ave
Grand Island, NEBRASKA
Type
Hospital
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Eligible
Eligible veterans only.
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-4:30pm.

Toll Free Phone #:866-580-1810

Saunders County Health Dept.
(402) 443-4603
148 W. 9th Street
Wahoo, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (9am.4:30pm)

Doane College
(402) 826-2161 Ext. 265
Student Health Center
Crete, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4pm)

Douglas County Health Dept.
(402) 444-7750
5620 Ames Avenue
Omaha, NE
Hours
Mon., Tues. Thurs., 5pm.6:30pm Fri., 2pm.3:30pm

Veterans Administration Hospit
(308) 382-3660
2201 N. Broadwell
Grand Island, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.5pm)

Regional Family Health Center
(402) 267-3355
204 N. Randolph
Weeping Water, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8:30am.4:30pm)

Mid.State FamilyHealth Servic
(308) 872-6616
312 South 9th Street
Broken Bow, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4pm)

Pawnee City Family Clinic
(402) 852-2311
701 I Street
Pawnee City, NE
Hours
Every 3rd Wed (6pm.8pm)

Hastings City Health Dept.
(402) 463-1381
109 W. 2nd Street
Hastings, NE
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.5pm)

STD's That Cause Infertility

STD's That Cause Infertility

An untreated sexually transmitted disease (STD) can have devastating effects on your fertility. Unfortunately, some STD's have no noticeable symptoms for some women, so you may not even realize that you have an STD until it's too late. Some STD's that cause infertility spread even with the use of a condom or other protective barrier, so practicing safer sex often is not enough.

Chlamydia, gonorrhea and genital herpes can cause scarring in your fallopian tubes, which can prevent you from conceiving. While gonorrhea and chlamydia are treated with antibiotics and will go away, herpes will be with you for a lifetime. You might have very few outbreaks of genital sores if properly managed with medication, but the disease is still present and contagious.

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) can lead to infertility in women, and also has no cure. Your immune system will reduce it to a very low level, and it may cause no problems at all. It will, however, be in your system for the rest of your life.

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a complication that arises from chlamydia and gonorrhea, and 40% of women who are not treated for their STD will develop this condition. PID also leads to infertility, or an ectopic pregnancy, where the fertilized egg begins to grow in the fallopian tubes rather than in the uterus. This condition leads to a miscarriage, but in severe cases it can cause death to a pregnant woman.

If you're sexually active, you should be getting tested for STD's by your doctor each year when you go for your physical exam. STD's like chlamydia, gonorrhea, herpes and HPV are usually detected with a Pap test, while HIV/AIDS will show in a blood screening.
It's important that you see your doctor before you plan on becoming pregnant, so you can undergo STD testing. If you have an active STD, your doctor may be able to treat it with antibiotics, and if it's a lifelong condition such as herpes or HIV/AIDS, he or she ...

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