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U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Mass Treatment for Curable STDs Has Mixed Results, Study Finds: Some STD Rates Fall, But HIV Incidence Remains Unchanged

Community-wide treatment of curable sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) reduced STD rates, and improved pregnancy outcomes, but did not reduce new HIV infections, in a recent study supported by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: STD Legislation Falls Short With Senate Panel

The state Senate Public Health Committee on Tuesday failed to endorse a measure that aimed to increase the number of STD-infected persons receiving treatment. Upon seeing that his bill would not advance beyond the committee, Sen. David Koehler... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

What is the link between STDs and HIV infection? How can STD treatment slow the spread of HIV infection? What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually... Read more »
Ask the Experts

What is gonorrhea? Is it curable?

If your partner has had Gonorrhea and has been treated, does it re-occur (like herpes), or gone for good after treatment? I don't know that much about the disease. Please help....
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
increase. It is therefore strongly recommended that persons with gonorrhea also get tested for HIV.In summary, gonorrhea is a curable STD, but left untreated, can cause severe complications. If you have any further questions, please feel free to... Read more »

std symptom

is scabies curable...

VDRL Reactive in 1:8 Is curable one ?

If i take a Correct Treatment - is VDRL Reactive in 1:8 Is curable one ? ...
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
Yes it is.... Read more »

Is Hepa B curable?

I was tested positive for Hepa-B, Is it curable and how it works? How can this be cured?Thank youRockmine...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
Hepatitis B is curable but in most people, treatment will only suppress the virus.However, better treatments are emerging for hepatitis B. Seroconversion (changing hepatitis B e antigen from positive to negative) is a very important marker.... Read more »
Connect With Others

STD forums

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Does anybody here know of any forumslike this one but for STD's Read more »

HIV/STD or paranoia?

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
Hey guys. Good to be here.

OK.. about 8 months ago (May) I had my first "sexual" encounter. A girl I know gave me usafe oral, my first bj. I didnt cum or anything and I don't remember any blood or pus etc getting on my penis.

Well after the the event... Read more »

A pos test for HIV, STD could mean another STD too

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
If you've tested positive for AIDS HIV or an STD it could mean there's another STD too. Get the standard STD clinic tests from a medical center clinic or your doctor.

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STD testing

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
How long do I have to wait to test for other STD's besides HIV?

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