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Can Animals Give You Stds

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Can a Human Woman get pregnated by a animal?

Such as dogs and horses.Also can women receieve any type of diseases from intercorse?Just curious....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Dogs, horses???? Hmmmmm . . . I've heard of folks loving their pets before, but this would be crossing the line, don't you think? No, dogs and horses cannot impregnate humans. Why do you ask?Next, "can women receive any type of... Read more »

Hiv Animal

Hello, when I was 14 I have the idiot idea to have sex with my dog, what a stupid i was, now Im 19... Read more »

about stds (QTND: CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV OR STDs, 2011)

I was woundering I experimented with a new way of masturbating by stimulating my anus ie by... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Automated Network Could Predict Disease Outbreaks That Originate in Animals

The AP/ San Francisco Chronicle examines Los Alamos National Laboratory researchers' efforts to create an automated network to monitor animals in an effort to predict disease outbreaks because two out of every three human diseases "originated in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Asia: Preventing AIDS Through Animation

A doctoral student worked with her advisors at Stanford University's School of Education and with overseas physicians to create an animated tutorial to teach young Asians about HIV/AIDS. Offered in separate versions targeting youths in India and in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CDC Study Finds Immune System Benefits of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for Animals Infected With the Monkey Form of HIV While Taking These Drugs

CDC Analysis Presented at the XVIII International AIDS Conference in Vienna, Austria: Oral Presentation: Kersh, et al., Oral PrEP during mucosal SHIV infection reduces viremia, preserves CD4 counts, and raises potent T cell responses Pre-exposure... Read more »
amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research

An Animal Model for a Functional Cure for AIDS

Dr. Cristian Apetrei A very small proportion of HIV-infected people experience long-term control of viral growth and disease progression in the absence of any antiretroviral therapy. And a fraction of these fortunate individuals, known as... Read more »
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I got infected by an animal

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I'm serious. My doctor told me that if the animal has hiv it can give it to you by scratching you. I work with monkeys and feel I may be exposed. Thats how the virus made it into humans I think.

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Animals....Pets

Posted by Bear60, 2 Replies
In regard to HIV infected people keeping animals as pets, the guidelines are spelled out in detail in the PAWS website:
http://www.pawssf.org/
Its interesting to note that the previous post had a question about whether you can get HIV from animals.... Read more »

Were your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Were your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?...


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STDs in Insertive Oral Sex

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi,

I had an unprotected Insertive Oral Sex for a while. I want to know what STDs can transmit in this way.

I have been told that SALIVA does not transmit HIV. But can it transmit other STD...What are they and how dangerous they can be.

I have sore... Read more »