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STD Testing Nampa ID

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

Southwest District Health Dept. - Nampa
(208) 465-8410
824 S. Diamond St
Nampa, ID
Hours
HIV/STD testing & screening hours vary weekly; Call for appointment.

Southwest District Health Dept. - Caldwell
(208) 455-5345
920 Main St.
Caldwell, ID
Hours
M-F 8am - 12pm, 1pm - 5pm, STD/HIV Clinics: Wed 9 - 6pm & Thu 8 - 5pm

Terry Reilly Health Services, Nampa Clinic
(208) 467-4431
211 16th Ave N
Nampa, IDAHO
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-8pm; Sat., Sun., 9am-5pm.

Central District Health Department, Family Planning Clinic
(208) 327-7400
707 N Armstrong Pl
Boise, IDAHO
Type
Public Health Department/Social Services Department
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm.

Primary Health Incorporated, Wellness Center
(208) 344-7799
801 Stilson Rd Ste A
Boise, IDAHO
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-8pm; Sat., 9am-4pm.

Planned Parenthood - Nampa
(208) 376-9300
924 - 12th Ave. Road
Nampa, ID
Hours
1st Saturday of each month 11am - 4pm

Southwest District Health Dept. - Farmway Village
(208) 455-5345
Farmway Village
Caldwell, ID
Hours
Open most Fridays 8am - 3pm~ Call for appointment~

Southwest District Health, Caldwell County Office
(208) 455-5300
920 Main St
Caldwell, IDAHO
Type
Public Health Department/Social Services Department
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
English, Spanish
Hours
Mon., Wed.-Fri., 8am-5pm; Tues., 10am-7pm.

Toll Free Phone #:800-808-8599

Planned Parenthood Association of Idaho
(208) 376-9300
3668 N Harbor Ln
Boise, IDAHO
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon., Tues., 9am-7pm; Wed., 11am-6pm; Thurs., 10am-6pm; Fri., 9am-5pm; Sat., 10am-4pm.

Toll Free Phone #:800-230-7526

Terry Reilly Health Services, Health Care for the Homeless Project, Boise Clinic
(208) 344-3512
848 La Cassia Dr
Boise, IDAHO
Type
Clinic
Services
Conventional Blood HIV-Antibody Testing, STD Testing
Languages
Spanish
Hours
Mon.-Fri., 8am-4:30pm.

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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