Category Archives: Chlamydia

Do I Need a Chlamydia Test When Partner was Treated?

Q: I am a 43-year old man, and I have recently started a new relationship. My partner informed me that she was diagnosed with Chlamydia about two weeks before our first sexual encounter. She says that her doctor gave her medication to take care of the STD, so I shouldn’t be worried. However, I am […]

Could I be Infertile from Chlamydia?

Q: My boyfriend and I were both diagnosed with chlamydia. Neither one of us exhibited any symptoms of chlamydia. We only found out because we both had our annual screening for STDs. I am a little concerned that I may have had this STD for quite some time. Is there any chance that the chlamydia […]

Learning More about Chlamydia Symptoms

Q: About one month ago, I had a one-night stand. Unfortunately, alcohol was involved, and I failed to use protection. Now, I have been experiencing some itching and discomfort in my vaginal area. One of my friends seems to think I may have contracted chlamydia. However, I’m not so sure that I don’t just have […]

Are These Symptoms of Chlamydia?

Q: I am a 23-year-old female, and I have been experiencing back pain and abnormal discharge. I had unprotected sex several weeks ago. I have been doing some research, and I’m afraid I might have an STD. Does this sound like symptoms of chlamydia? L. Powell Richmond, VA A: The symptoms you mentioned do fall […]

Is a Chlamydia Test Private?

Q: I have been thinking about having a chlamydia test performed. I’m not sure if I’ve been exposed, but I think it is a possibility. I just don’t want anyone to find out I’m being tested. Will you protect my privacy? D. Harper Dallas, TX A: Your privacy is one of our main concerns. All […]

Worried about Testing for Chlamydia

Q: My sister thinks that she might have chlamydia. I have no experience with chlamydia, or any other STD, so I’m not sure what to tell her. I think that she needs to be tested, but she is worried that her friends and the rest of our family might find out. Could you please tell […]

Not Exhibiting any Chlamydia Symptoms

Q: Could you please tell me about the specific symptoms of chlamydia? My girlfriend has been diagnosed with chlamydia. I haven’t been experiencing any symptoms, so I don’t think I have it. However, I just want to know what symptoms to look for in the future. Name Withheld Salina, KS A: Symptoms can present themselves […]

Are There Any Symptoms of Chlamydia?

Q: I have always heard that there are no noticeable symptoms of chlamydia. However, my sister says that this particular STD can show symptoms. Which one of us is right? G. Albers Oklahoma City, OK A: The fact is that both of you are right. Chlamydia, like other STDs, can be tricky to self-diagnose. There […]

Do I Need a Chlamydia Test after One Sexual Encounter?

Q: If I have only had sex once and used protection, is it possible that I might have chlamydia? I’ve been having some abnormal discharge and a Google search led me to suspect this STD. Can you tell me more about chlamydia and if I need a chlamydia test? S. Franklin Cleveland, OH A: Using […]

Does Chlamydia Have Any Symptoms?

Q: I’m a 24 year-old female and sexually active. For the past few weeks, I’ve noticed some strange discharge. Could this be a sign of an STD, such as Chlamydia? The reason I ask is that I thought Chlamydia did not have any symptoms, but my sister says it does. S. Green Salt Lake City, […]