Take Charge of Your Sexual Health: What you need to know about preventive services

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Many patients want to engage in more direct and honest conversations with their doctors about sexual health. However, patients often lack knowledge of and access to appropriate sexual health care services. This guide focuses primarily on the recommended preventive sexual health care services, including screenings, vaccinations and counseling, and is intended for adolescents and adults of all ages. It has been pre-tested with the public. Learn more about the guide and recommended sexual health services at

What's in this Guide?

  • Action steps for achieving good sexual health
  • Recommended sexual health care services for men and women
  • Tips on how to find and talk with a health care provider
  • Other sexual health resources 
It’s about honesty. It’s about knowledge. It’s about time.