Sexually Transmitted Infections

Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections that are primarily spread through sexual contact. They are common infections that can be spread by vaginal, anal and oral sex. STIs often don't have any symptoms or can have quite vague symptoms. Below is a guide to some of the most common STIs.

Disclaimer: This guide is meant to give you information about STIs but should not be used as a replacement for a medical opinion. If you have any worries or suspect you have a sexually transmitted infection please approach an appropriate health care professional!

  • Chlamydia

     Chlamydia is a common bacterial infection spread through sexual contact

  • Gonorrhoea

    Gonorrhoea is a very common bacterial infection spread through sexual contact

  • HIV/AIDs

    HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) is a viral infection that is spread through sexual contact.

  • HPV

    HPV is a viral infection that is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 types of HPV infections

  • Herpes

    Herpes is a common viral infection that can affect your mouth or genitals

  • Syphilis

    Syphilis is another very common bacterial infection that is spread through sexual contact.

  • Trichomoniasis Vaginalis

    A very common parasitic sexually transmitted infection

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