Your Health

Depending on which body parts you have, you can do the following to stay healthy:

WHAT TO DO

WHEN TO DO IT

WHERE TO DO IT

Get an annual exam

Once a year

At Teen Clinic or at your regular doctor

Get a Pap smear

Yearly after you turn 21, or yearly after you have been sexual active for 3 years.

At Teen Clinic or at your regular doctor

Self breast exam

Once a month

Somewhere that is safe and comfortable to you

Get tested for STIs

If is recommended to get tested before having sex with a new partner; or every three months if you have multiple sexual partners. Here’s a quiz that can help you decide whether you should get tested!

At Teen Clinic or at your regular doctor

Talk to your partner about sexual health

As often as you can

Somewhere that is safe and comfortable for  both of you

Use a reliable prevention method against STIs and/or an unexpected pregnancy

When you become sexually active and every time you engage in sexual activity

Teen Clinic provides free and confidential prevention methods including condoms!

 Self-testicular exam

Every month

Somewhere that is private, safe and comfortable to you