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9 Must-Have Health Tests for Women

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STDs like chlamydia and gonorrhea can lead to pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility if left untreated. Start getting tested annually for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and HIV when you become sexually active or start a new relationship.

Chlamydia and gonorrhea can both be tested by doing a cervical swab; a blood test can detect HIV.

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