Local STD Testing Centers
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Our health specialists are available for you to talk to any time, day or night to get a status update on your STD testing results. Our online test recommender allows you to answer a few questions and get a personalized test suggestion. You can elect to test at any of our conveniently located test centers throughout Salinas.
Our FDA-approved Rapid Plasma Reagin (RPR) test for syphilis looks for the virus in the blood with guaranteed test results privately emailed to you in a day. We test for gonorrhea and chlamydia individually or through our exclusive chlamydia-gonorrhea test panel that screens for both infections in urine. When it comes time for you to test for STis in the 93901 area, STDcheck.com has the most advanced Salinas STD testing available.
STD Statistics for Salinas, California
Yearly reports published by the federal government and the health department of California contain statistics about STDs and HIV in Salinas. Knowledge is the greatest way to start defending yourself against STDs.
- Almost 69% of women with HIV in California in 2010 got the disease heterosexually.
- In 2011, Black women ranked higher for contracting chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis infections than any other race in California.
- 1,712 males had latent syphilis in 2011.
- By the end of 2010, 363 out of every 100,000 people in California were living with HIV.
- 48,218 cases of HIV have been reported in California since the start of the epidemic.
Some STDs only need skin to skin contact to be transmitted. Preventing STIs in California often begins with education and protection. While abstinence from sexual activity is the surest way to stop the spread of STDs, condoms and dental dams are viable choices. It is estimated that half of everyone in California will eventually catch an sexually transmitted disease. STDs are a threat to the long-term health of the people of California.