Part of being sexually active means keeping yourself and your partners healthy. It's important to find out if you or your partners have STDs. And if you do test positive, it's important to get treated for them.
You can: Get tested and treated for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV, on your own.
In Pennsylvania, you do not need a parent or guardian’s permission to get tested or treated for sexually transmitted diseases, like HIV, chlamydia or gonorrhea.
If you are tested or treated for an STD, your health care provider cannot tell your parent or guardian without your permission.
There are lots of places to get a free, confidential STD test. Find a testing location near you!