Sexually Transmitted Diseases

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Unprotected sexual contact between individuals has been shown to increase the likelihood of contracting infections commonly referred to as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also referred to as a venereal disease (VD), can be transmitted between partners in a variety of ways, including oral sex. Sexually transmitted diseases do not discriminate affecting…

Sex and Sexuality

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Understanding sex and sexuality goes a long way in dispelling myths, combatting inaccuracies, and eliminating confusion. Sexuality encompasses a wide array of topics including; intimate partnerships, disease prevention, family planning, as well as, gender identity and sexual orientation.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row margin_top=”40″][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”2792″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text] Human Rights Campaign Explore: Coming Out Do you need help…

Intimate Partner Violence

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Intimate partner violence formerly known as domestic violence involves physical, sexual, or psychological harm caused by a current or former partner. Regardless of the name this abuse is given, victims experience both immediate and long term health, social, and economic consequences.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row margin_top=”40″][vc_column][vc_column_text] No More Shut Up! Are you stupid other something? It was only a…

Relationships

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Healthy relationships are built on communication, trust, boundaries, and respect. The effort from each person in a partnership increases the success rate for a lasting relationship. The blending of personalities, values, and lifestyles can cause conflict, making you feel unsure, isolated, or maybe lost at sea. Do not despair, Community Health Connection has your life line when it comes…

Achieving Pregnancy

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Starting or growing your family can be a very exciting time. There’s items to buy and names to be chosen, but before you start daydreaming about if your bundle of joy will be a boy or girl, have you considered your personal health? A healthy pregnancy starts with a healthy person, so if you are…

Emergency Contraceptives

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Emergency contraception is a form of birth control that reduces the chance of an unintended pregnancy if a their birth control failed, or after having unprotected sexual intercourse. Emergency contraception works by preventing a fertilized egg from implanting by thinning the uterine lining, or by stopping or delaying the release of an egg from the…

Birth Control

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Preventing an unplanned pregnancy is a personal decision, but when choosing a method that works best for you becomes confusing and complex, the compassionate staff at Community Health Connection will help to eliminate any confusion. Each person receives personalized family planning services and contraceptive counseling, and with a wide selection of FDA approved birth control…

Men’s Reproductive Health

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Two simple ways to enjoy a healthier lifestyle includes following recommended health screenings, and routine visits with a healthcare provider at Community Health Connection. If you need more information on the top reproductive health concerns for men, or you are interested in learning about safer sex practices, chose from the selection of services offered below.…

Women’s Reproductive Health

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]You are many people throughout your life: a Mother, daughter, sister, aunt, or wife. Regardless of the title you wear you juggle your responsibilities like a superhero while moving mountains. Unfortunately, even superheros need healthcare, so who do you turn to when you need personalized care? Community Health Connection will take the guess work out…