Do I have an STI?

Dr Louisa Draper

"The best way to avoid catching an STI is to use a condom every time you have sex with someone new."

Dr Louisa Draper

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STIs (sexually transmitted infections) are passed from person to person through unprotected oral, anal or vaginal sex and genital contact. Common and treatable STIs include: chlamydia, gonorrhoea, genital warts and herpes. In 2014, there were approximately 440,000 cases diagnosed in England.
 
If you have unprotected sex (sex without condoms) or genital contact, then you are at risk of catching an STI. 

Find out which symptoms STIs can cause and what you can do to protect yourself.