Oct 28, 2001
i want to know if your partner doesn't have STDS can i still get it? b/c i'm scared i have it, b/c i got all the signs of it.
| Response from Mr. Kull
Sexually transmitted infections can only be acquired if you have sexual contact with someone who is infected with and STD. Infection with an STD is caused by bacteria or virus that are actually passed from one person to another through intimate sexual contact. STDs are not acquired in other ways, nor are they simply "created" by having sexual activity with someone who is not infected.
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