Sexually transmitted infections

Here you can find out everything you need to know about HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections, also called sexually transmitted diesases. What are the other sexually transmitted infections besides HIV? How are they transmitted? How can you avoid infection? What counselling and testing centres are there if you have questions or problems?

HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted infections

You can find out about the different kinds of sexually transmitted infections and how they are transmitted here.

Safer sex

Safer sex is the best means of protecting yourself against sexually transmitted infections

Counselling and testing centres for HIV and other STI's

Find the right counselling and testing centre for you.

Guidelines and recommendations on sexually transmitted infections

The FOPH draws up guidelines and recommendations for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections along with the Swiss Federal Commission for Sexual Health (FCSH).

Testing and counselling

HIV/STI testing without counselling is an opportunity missed for prevention. The FOPH encourages doctors and patients to discuss sexuality issues in the course of HIV/STI testing.

Last modification 14.04.2024

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