Fast Confidential STD testing Centers
Our New Castle, Pennsylvania physicians are ready to refer you to a specialist if you need to seek treatment for an STD. You'll never have to waste time with complicated medical procedures when you take our simple STD tests that just require a small blood or urine sample. Our doctors in the New Castle area of Pennsylvania can provide treatment, including prescription medication, for certain conditions.
Once you buy your STD testing, simply stop by any of our test facilities that are located conveniently around New Castle. Speak with one of our health specialists for an update on the status of your test results anytime. Let our test recommendation tool tell you what STD testing you should get.
Our tests looks for chlamydia and gonorrhea together due to the fact that they are known to co-exist which means that the presence of one infection usually means you also have the other. At STDcheck.com, we have the most sophisticated Pennsylvania STD tests available in 16105. Our FDA-approved / cleared syphilis RPR (Rapid Plasma Reagin) test looks for the syphilis virus in the body.
New Castle, Pennsylvania Sexually Transmitted Diseases Statistics
Without taking an STD test in New Castle, there is no way to know if you are free of STDs. Everyone in Pennsylvania is susceptible to STDs, with rates of infection rising every year.
- Male-to-female sexual contact was the third-most common HIV transmission category among Pennsylvania men in 2010.
- In 2010, there were 6,358 HIV-positive PA residents over the age of 55.
- for gonorrhea infections. In 2010, Pennsylvania ranked #19 in the U.S.
- The HIV rate for the 45-54 age group in PA was 594 per 100,000 people in 2010.
- Pennsylvania was 30th out of 50 states for chlamydia in 2010.
Some STDs, if never treated can cause lifelong complications such as liver failure or death. Many STDs can be spread by skin-to-skin contact or kissing, making it very easy to pass them along throughout New Castle. Because some sexually transmitted diseases do not have symptoms, it is easy for a Pennsylvania resident to have an STD but be unaware.