Holiday Season Increases STDs

Holiday Parties. Celebrating the New Year. Contracting an STD is one holiday gift you can not return to the store. STDs do not take vacations or breaks. The use of a condom does not prevent all STDs, but it may decrease your chance of contracting many.

Why be concerned during the holidays? The holidays are a high risk period for contracting an STD. Holiday parties and profusion of alcohol encourages people to hook up and sometimes not wisely. Don’t skip the protection this holiday season.

If you think you might have risked exposure to an STD during the holidays. Get tested as quickly as you can.