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Mass Treatment for Curable STDs Has Mixed Results, Study Finds: Some STD Rates Fall, But HIV Incidence Remains UnchangedCommunity-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 »
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Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. Gonorrhea is a bacterial infection that is primarily spread through vaginal intercourse, anal intercourse and giving oral sex. When symptoms are present, they generally begin 2 to 7 days after infection, but it may... Read more »
Nevada State Health Division AIDS ProgramThank you for your question. Literally millions of people have herpes, and live very productive lives. Since outbreaks tend to occur when a person is under physical or emotional stress, one of the best ways to reduce the number of outbreaks you... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineYes it is.... Read more »
Tufts University School of MedicineHepatitis 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 »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesFirst of all, I know this is an HIV site, but the description for this forum included worries about STDs.
I had gotten tested for HIV 12 weeks after, I am negative (which is great because I was really stressing).
So, about 3 weeks ago, I started... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWere your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?...
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 Repliesmy dr told me this, yet i didn't believe him you have a 80-100% chance of getting an std. from a female as opposed to hiv. wow that kinda makes a person feel better. as i haven't had an std. in the archives i found that, men that have sex only... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesHi,
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 »
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