Local HIV Testing Centers
We don't omit Hepatitis A from our all-inclusive 10-test STD panel like other online testing providers. Do not be afraid of embarrassing questions - we won't ask any. Because your privacy matters to us, your charges will be shown as FPK Services.
Our tests for HIV, hepatitis A, B, and C, herpes- 1 & 2, gonorrhea and chlamydia, and syphilis- the most common STDs- can be taken indiviudally or as an all-inclusive package. Your money is returned within 1-2 days if you need to cancel your testing as long as it is before you drop into our testing center. Learn the lingo typically used about STDs, testing, and therapy with the glossary of STD terminology on our website.
Our FDA-approved Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) test for syphilis is the industry standard. With our advanced technique, we test for STDs quickly and give you results in 24-48 hours. When it comes to STD testing in the Las Cruces area, no other testing service does it better. The CDC advises testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea together so we created a test panel that does exactly that so you know you are STD free.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases Data for Las Cruces, New Mexico
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) gather and publish data and statistics about STDs and HIV in Las Cruces in an annual report. If you want to eliminate all doubt about your sexual health, STD testing is the only way to do it.
- In 2011, New Mexico's American Indian population estimated rate of AIDS diagnoses is 6.2 per 100,000 people residing in the state almost matching the national rate.
- New Mexico had a higher percentage of men diagnosed with AIDS then the national percentage of 75.2% in 2011.
- 74% of HIV-positive men in New Mexico contracted the virus from male-to-male sexual contact.
- Latino males are 1.2 times more likely to be diagnosed with HIV than white males residing in New Mexico.
- In 2010, New Mexico's estimated rate of adults living with HIV was 144.6 cases per 100,000 people residing in the state.
If you are engaging in sexual activity and don't get tested for sexually transmitted diseases, you are putting yourself at risk to become one of the millions of Americans who are infected with an STD every year. The key to prevention is protection- contraceptives such as condoms.