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Can A Girl Get Hepatitis

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Ask the Experts

Can a hepatitis B infected girl think marriage

Hi,My sister got diagnosed to HBV virus recently is at home and left her job.The doctor first adviced for vaccine but then aksed us to come back after 1 month. Now he after one month he says she still doesn't need vaccine. He asked us to come...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
She needs further testing to see if she has cleared her infection or if she has developed chronic infection.Even if she has developed chronic infection, she can protect her partner by having him get vaccinated. Also she can get treatment for HBV... Read more »

SCARED girl about HCV risks

Is someone who snorts cocaine alot more likely to catch Hep C through a straw than someone who... Read more »

Please help me...very worried girl!!

I'm not sure if I have shared a razor with a hep C positive person, but if I did and it was a... Read more »
Articles
AIDS Survival Project

Pamela Anderson: The Newest Hepatitis C Poster Girl

Apparently, Pamela Anderson has one of the world's most recognizable faces and bodies. With roles in the wildly popular syndicated television series "Baywatch" and ABC's "Home Improvement," not to mention nude appearances in Playboy (the most... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Report Finds Adolescent Girls Continue to Bear a Major Burden of Common Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Adolescent girls ages 15-19 years had the largest reported number of chlamydia and gonorrhea cases (409,531) when compared to any other age group, followed closely by women ages 20-24, according to an annual report on sexually transmitted diseases... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Bill Backs Cancer Shot for Girls

In California, an Assembly bill would require girls entering the sixth grade to receive Gardasil, a three-series vaccination against four types of sexually transmitted human papillomavirus that cause about 70 percent of cervical cancer and 90... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Mass. Budget Cuts Disproportionately Affect Women's, Girls' Access to HIV/AIDS, Reproductive Health Services

Recent cuts to Massachusetts state programs and services are disproportionately affecting women's and girls' access to reproductive health care and HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment, according to a study released Tuesday by the Massachusetts... Read more »
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cocaine hiv and hepatitis c

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I WAS DOING COCAINE WITH A COUPLE ONE NIGHT AND THEY HANDED ME THE STRAW AFTER I DID A LINE I LOOKED AND IT HAD BLOOD IN AND AROUND THE STRAW. I HAD A
COLD SORE IN MY NOSE. THE GIRL CALLED ME ;ATER AND TOLD ME HE HAS HEPATITIS C AND HIV CALLED CDC... Read more »

Girl on girl rubbing

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
Hi,
I'm 16 years old and think i made a big mistake. I had sex with another girl 3 months ago. She's 25 and I don't know much about her sexual history.

She's my Dad's neighbor and one weekend while I was visiting him I went to her apartment. One... Read more »

Earlier post (Girl on Girl) Attn: comedytragedy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Thank you Comedytragedy! It's nice to see that there are people who care.

Yeah, I started to think about the fact that i was taken advantage of once I posted here. I don't think you came of as preachy at all. You seemed to really care. I can't talk... Read more »

hiv girl

Posted by love4you, 1 Reply
any hiv girl want to live with me or date with me Read more »