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Different Types Of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

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AIDS InfoNet

Older People and HIV

...infections of people over 50 Unprotected sexual activity. This may be heterosexual or homosexual sex. Viagra and other drugs that help men get and maintain an erection may contribute to increased rates of sexual activity and sexually transmitted diseases among older people, as they do for younger people. Physicians may not diagnose HIV infection in older people. Some early symptoms of HIV disease may appear to be signs of normal aging. The...
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STD/AIDS/ETC

Hey. I was in a hospital, and i drank toilet water. Could i of catch any kind of STD'S/AIDS/STI'S or any form of sexually transmitted infection/decease/virus. thanks. I'm very concern, even if it might look wierd.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...hospital tidy bowl? I guess the regular drinking fountain and soda machine must have been on the fritz, eh?OK, on to your question. Sexually transmitted diseases really aren't a problem from slurping down a commode cappuccino because sexually... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. If a person has one Sexually TransmittedDisease (STD), they may have been exposed to others as well. That's why weoften recommend that if a person has been diagnosed with one STD, that theyget tested for other... Read more »

Sexually Transmitted diseases caught by oral contact

I am thinking about having sex with a new partner. I am very aware of having safe sex and will use a condom. What I am not sure about is oral contact. For example I know that if a person has a cold sore and you have oral sex there is a change of...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Please see Rick's response to "Oral Sex STDs" (http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/Hepatitis/Q9311.qna) and my response to "Oral STD risk" (http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Archive/Hepatitis/Q21056.qna) for information on... Read more »

is this sexual problem going to last forever?Pregnancy through non-intercourse methods

Question #1:My girlfriend and I have not had sex. However, we have performed sexual actson each other. Just at the point of orgasm, she loses all control of herbladder and urinates at the same time. I'm not mad. I am worried about herhealth and want...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your questions. Due to space limitations, this website ishere for information on AIDS and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD's).Unfortunately, I cannot cover all areas of sex and sexuality. In regard to the first question,... Read more »
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Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

What Do the Symptoms of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Look Like?

...lesions. Some people have an outbreak of sores on a regular basis. Where to get more information about HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases Call the U.S. Centers for Disease Control. You can call them 24 hours a day, seven... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV Recommendations Resources Selected Sources Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), formerly known as venereal diseases, are diseases that are spread from... Read more »
The Well Project

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents The Basics Some Sexually Transmitted Diseases to Know About Protecting Yourself and Others The Bottom Line The Basics Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Fact Sheet: Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States

...each year in the United States, and an estimated 20 million Americans are currently infected. 25 There are 30 distinct types of HPV that can infect the genial area. Of these, some types cause genital warts and others cause subclinical... Read more »
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Sexually transmitted diseases. TB. Hepatitis.

Posted by dsaklad, 1 Reply
...When getting tested it's a good idea to get tested for   a. sexually transmitted diseases,       ... Read more »

By Deb Levine. other sexually transmitted diseases

Posted by don
...By Deb Levine. ...other sexually transmitted diseases http://thriveonline.oxygen.com/sex/experts/delilah/delilah.08-10-01.html?source=sexnewsdaily _____________________________ Read more »

disturbing trend any thoughts?

Posted by chrisbadmushroom, 2 Replies
I have noticed a disturbing trend of people on this site and other sites. People who have symptoms of hiv /aids for prolonged amounts of time who continue a downward spiral of there health., but always test negative for hiv. I know of my own... Read more »

Help is just a phone call away

Posted by Anonymous
...gonorrhea. The problem doesnt stop with the infection. Two infected people can cause more damage if they have different HIV types, Wardlow said. Their respective medications can be rendered useless. Wardlow herself is not an HIV/AIDS victim,... Read more »