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What's The Name Of All The Std

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CDC National Prevention Information Network

Hawaiians Protest Name of "Hula" STD Information App

This article was reported by . reported that Ramin Bastani, CEO of a Los Angeles-based company and founder of the STD information app "Hula," does not intend to change the app's name in spite of a petition from the Native... Read more »
AIDS United

Dr. Jonathan Mermin Named Director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention

Dr. Jonathan "Jono" Mermin has been named the newest Director of the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Dr. Mermin brings years of experience to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Who Declines to Give a Name at a Sexual Health Service?

In the current case-control study, the authors sought to characterize patients who declined to provide their surname at a public sexual health center. In this study, authors compared proforma-collected electronic data from patients attending the... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Name of test to check STDs including HIV

Which test I need to do for checking STDs including HIV?...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Diagnosis of different sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, require different procedures. For diagnosis of HIV infection, the most reliable and widely used tool is the antibody screening assay (like the EIA or ELISA). For syphilis,... Read more »

Confidentiality? (NAMES BASED REPORTING, 2010)

Hi Robert,I suppose this isn't the correct forum for this question, but I hope that you can help me get the word out to anyone who cares about privacy.HIV Poz Names Gathered by the State of HawaiiWhen I go to the doctor, one of the forms that I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,HIV surveillance data are now used to track the epidemic. It is indeed a federal law. Firing your doctor or insisting your records be kept under the name John Doe won't help. See below.Dr. BobPrevention? Apr 25, 2006Doc, First I would... Read more »

its a kind of std or hiv or just stress

Hello there,I had protected sex last year in september.before we had protected sex she gave an oral sex for few minutes.then she capped me on and we proceed into normal sex.the day after tomorrow an itchy sensation took place for 3 days.then it...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiIf your test from having protected sex 3-6 months after the experience was negative then you are negative for HIV. Yes there could be another type of infection occurring and I would encourage you to follow up with your health care provider for... Read more »

shortest time period for std signs to appear

had protected vaginal and protcted oral sex and then received a handjob without the condom.the handjob felt painfull and rough. about 14 hours later saw 2 red abrasion lines on foreskin. 2 days later i started to urinate frequently every 10 min....
Erik Glenn, M.A.

Response from Erik Glenn, M.A.

Chicago Black Gay Mens Caucus
Thanks for your question,First off, it's always better to have someone examine you in person to get absolutely sure what's going on with your body.That being said, everything you're describing doesn't sound like a STD. Instead it... Read more »
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std question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
six weeks ago i had protected oral sex with a paid sex worker. Iam feeling extremely guilty and i am filled with anxiety about a std. No symptoms ,the encounter was brief and condom was ok.can someone help to relieve my anyiety!What risk factor am i... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A couple of weeks ago I had protected sex and the condom was larger than usual during penetration it slipped out of her with the condom on but I orgasmed before i put it back in and I noticed the condom was on but the resevoir was hanging low... Read more »

STD testing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I have been concerned about a possible exposure. I started out having protected sex with a sex worker. When she rolled over the condom came off and she stared to go w/o it... maybe about 1 minute. Then I stopped her and she put another on. We... Read more »

std test

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I had protected sex and 3 days later i had std test done they said everything was negative and they told me that i Should wait a month to make it conclusive and I also heard that you should wait 3 months which one is right . ? the only ones that... Read more »