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Well I broke up with my bf and would like to get screened before I become sexually active again. I won't have insurance until July 2. So what is the best way to get tested. Do I go to a regular dr, a gyn, planned parenthood, or could I just donate blood?<br><br>
I would like to just donate blood since it is free, but I don't know how long it would take them to contact you if there is a problem.<br><br>
Thanks for any advice.
 

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If you donate blood, you'll get an HIV test but I don't think they'll test for gonhorea or clamydia, and they certainly won't do a PAP smear or pelvic exam.<br><br>
I went to Planned Parenthood for a GYN checkup and STD screening after splitting up with DS' dad (and finding out that he'd been unfaithful.) It wasn't free, but it was very low cost and I was able to afford it. If you're going to a private doctor, or a general health clinic, a gynecologist would be the type of doctor (or a PA who works in GYN) to see.
 
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