News from Student Advice Centre

This article was posted by Student Advice Centre. Articles posted by student sports clubs and societies may not necessarily represent the views of Warwick SU.

I'm a woman that has sex with women — do I still need to get tested regularly?

Lesbians and bixesual women may technically be at lower risk in terms of HIV transmission, and women that have sex with women are often more complacent in terms of getting tested; this doesn't mean that they are any less likely to get infected! A Stonewall survey showed that half the lesbian and bisexual women they surveyed that got tested actually did have an STI. The message? GET TESTED!

Exchanging bodily fluids, and one-on-one sexual contact often carries the risk of transmitting STIs, regardless of sexuality. For an NHS page with more info, click here.

 

Recent Articles

Warwick SU wins Green Excellence Award

We are delighted that Warwick SU's work on reducing food waste has been recognised at the NUS Green Excellence Awards to be 'Outstanding' (85%+), which is the highest classification available.

 
Freshers 2016 - official Facebook groups and links

Please be wary of groups or events claiming to be run by students, as these are often used as a means of building up a mailing list or marketing unofficial products!

 
Warwick SU summer vacation opening hours

Our outlets and services will still be open during the summer vacation period - click through for full details!

 
Campus redevelopment works this summer

Please click through for more information on upcoming changes likely to affect students travelling to, from and around campus.

 
 

Popular Articles