A staff member at your local Alamo Specialty Pharmacy can provide up-to-date, medically accurate information about all of your birth control options, and help you get the method that's best for you.
HIV is a virus that damages your immune system, making it easier for you to get sick. HIV is spread through contact with semen (cum), vaginal fluids, and blood ?? usually during unprotected sex. HIV can affect anybody. About 1 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV, and more than 41,000 new infections happen every year. You can't tell if you have HIV just by the way you feel, because most people who get HIV don't have any symptoms for years. The only way to know for sure if you have HIV is to get tested.
Luckily, HIV testing is pretty easy and painless. And if you DO have HIV, it's best to find out right away so you can take medication to help you stay healthy and lower your chances of spreading HIV to others.
There's no cure for HIV, but there are medications that can help you stay healthy and lower the chances of spreading HIV to others. If you're at risk for HIV, there are medications you can take to help protect you. At Alamo Specialty Pharmacy we have services to help prevent HIV, treat HIV, and support HIV positive individuals and their partners.
Routine visits with a health care provider are an important part of taking care of our health. Your nurse or doctor can give you important information about your personal health, help you prevent illness, and provide treatments for any problems you may have.
Accidents happen. If you had sex without using birth control or made a mistake using your method, there's still a way to prevent pregnancy but you have to act fast.
Emergency contraception is birth control you can use to prevent pregnancy up to five days (120 hours) after unprotected sex. It's safe and effective. There are two types of emergency contraception: morning-after pills, and the copper IUD.
You can get some types of morning-after pills (like Plan B) without a prescription at our store.For other types of emergency contraception (like the copper IUD or ella morning-after pill), you need a prescription.
Alamo Specialty Pharmacy believes everyone deserves high-quality, compassionate health care that's appropriate for your needs and concerns no matter your gender identity or sexual orientation. Our Pharmacy provide education, support, and sexual and reproductive health services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex patients.
Regular checkups with a health care provider are an important part of taking care of your health. Whether you have a specific health concern or just need a routine medication, Men can come to AlamoSpecialty Pharmacy for reproductive Medication, sexual health Medication, cancer Medication, and general health Medication.
Anybody who has oral, anal, or vaginal sex, or genital skin-to-skin contact with another person can get STDs?? in fact, almost all sexually active people get one at some point in their life. STDs don't usually have any symptoms. So the only way to know for sure if you or a partner has an STD is to get tested. But the good news is, getting tested is usually quick, easy, and painless. And STDs can be cured or treated with medication. Some STDs are serious, and others are no big deal?? but either way, getting treatment if you need it is the best way to help you stay healthy.