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STD Testing Kinston NC

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

Greene County Health Dept.
(919) 747-8181
106 Hines Street
Snow Hill, NC
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4pm)

Greene County Health Department
(252) 747-8183
227 Kingold Blvd Ste B
Snow Hill, NORTH CAROLINA
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing, Free HIV Testing Services
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm.

Wayne County Health Dept.
(919) 731-1000
301 N. Herman Street
Goldsboro, NC
Hours
M.F 9am.4pm)

Catawba County Health Dept.
(704) 328-2561 Ext. 803
Route 3, Box 338
Hickory, NC
Hours
Tue (2:00pm.4pm), Fri (9:30am.10:30am)

Johnston County Health Dept.
(919) 989-5200
618 N. Eighth Street
Smithfield, NC
Hours
M, W, TH, F 8am.12pm; M, T 1.4pm

Lenoir County Health Department
(252) 526-4212
201 N McLewean St
Kinston, NORTH CAROLINA
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 7:30am-4:30pm.

Jones County Health Department
(252) 448-9111
418 Highway 58 N
Trenton, NORTH CAROLINA
Type
Public Health Department/Social Services Department
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing, Free HIV Testing Services
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm.

Wilson County Health Dept.
(919) 291-5470
1801 Glendale Drive
Wilson, NC
Hours
Mon.Fri 8.10:30;12:30.3:30

Macon County Health Dept.
(704) 369-9526
5 West Main Street
Franklin, NC
Hours
Mon.Fri (8am.4:30pm)

Union County Health Dept.
(704) 283-3815
500 N. Main Street, Rm. 109
Monroe, NC
Hours
Mon.9:00.11:00, 1:00.3:30; Wed. 9:00.11:00; Thurs. 1:00pm.3:30pm

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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