Nicky from Flirt Adult Store in Hamilton says the sexually transmitted infection rate in Newcastle and the Hunter has risen 22% from last year.
Louise spoke to Nicky on After Dark about what you should be doing to prevent sexually transmitted infections, how to get tested, where to get tested and what to expect when you go in for your test.
Flirt has also given us a discount code, which you can find below to use on your next visit to the shop or website.
After Dark is brought to you by Flirt Adult Store.
Visit them in person at Hamilton and Woy Woy or shop online at flirtadultstore.com.au using the code INBED30 for a 30% discount.