Did you know that
there are lots of reasons to get tested for Chlamydia at My Health Options?
For starters,Chlamydia is the #1 reported STD in the region, with the highest rates indicated in people ages 15-24. Since most people with Chlamydia have no symptoms and if they do, the symptoms are usually very mild, you may have Chlamyda and not know it! Statistics show that girls and young women who are treated for Chlamydia have a 1 in 4 chance of getting it again. Chlamydia can cause serious health problems if left untreated. Girls and women are especially at risk for:
- PID (pelvic inflammatory disease)
- Ectopic pregnancy (tubal pregnancy)
- Infertility (not able to get pregnant)
Boys and men may experience inflammation and can infect and reinfect their sex partners.
The only way to tell if you have Chlamydia is to get tested. Don’t be afraid to find out. Treatment and care for Chlamydia at My Health Options is:
If you are sexually active, don’t wait to get tested. Schedule an appointment with My Health Options today.