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Ask a VWC Nurse: Is There a Difference Between STDs and STIs?

Ask a VWC Nurse: Answers to Your Commonly Asked Questions Once a month, we feature answers to commonly asked questions that our Valley Women’s Clinic medical staff receives. Our nurses provide answers to these questions here on the blog. Q. Is There a Difference Between STDs and STIs? There is…


STDs: Some Ways to Reduce Your Risk

Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs or STIs). Not exactly what you’re thinking about in the heat of the moment. And not exactly the most romantic thing to talk about. But take a moment to consider: There are about 20 million new incidences of STDs each year. Half of those infected are…