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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...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 transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes AIDS. An understanding of the relationship between STDs and HIV infection can help in the development...
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i know youre busy, but plz reply 4th time trying--follow up to trouble in mexico

hi doc, i contacted you before about my stupid drunken mistake in mexico more than 3 months ago. but here's a quick recap: on sep. 25 had unprotected sex with unknown partner. at 1 month back in the states (oct. 23) i tested for chlamydia gonorhea...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,1. "Should I stop worrying about this matter??" Yes, absolutely. I completely agree with the urologist. Whatever you had would have been treated by the impressive amount of antibiotics you've taken!2. If you had nonspecific urethritis, it,... Read more »

Need Anwsers

Dr Doctor, I recently tested HIV- 3 1/2 months post possible exposure. I did contract an std from this exposure which was treated with tetracycline and zithromax. I had also been on antibiotics for respiratory issues just prior to the others and...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,Is it possible your symptoms are the consequence of prolonged use of antibiotics? Absolutely. Not only is it possible, it's very likely.Is your 3.5-month negative HIV test conclusive? Yes. Barring extremely rare extenuating circumstances, a... 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, Read more »

Am I the 1 in a 1000?

Dr Bob,I want to thank you for being such a good person, your words cheer me up every day, I don't understand how you do it, day after day, but I'm glad you do and for all us WW out here, you make life not quite as scary. I donated twice and plan...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,I'll proceed directly to your questions:1.I agree with your doctor: without symptoms I see little need for STD screening now (over nine months since the Tower of Pisa "danced").2.I see no reason to screen for rare subtypes, based on what Read more »
Articles
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 »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Cook County, Ill., Ranks High in Sexually Transmitted Disease: STD Treatment Costs U.S. Health Care System $16.4 Billion a Year

...than half the people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed and untreated, STDs raise the risk of HIV infection. The report found large racial disparities in STD rates, reflecting a range of... Read more »
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk about it. So how does onebegin? The Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Diagnoses and Mental Health Disparities Among Women Who Have Sex With Women Screened at an Urban Community Health Center, Boston, Mass., 2007

...have sex with men only (WSM)," the authors wrote. However, there is limited research on these indicators in conjunction with STDs and WSW sexual health. From July to December 2007, a retrospective chart review was performed on all female... Read more »
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Please help me, i am DESPERATE!!!!!

Posted by snake, 2 Replies
...slight stomach pain, and now i have colitis and burping with full of gases and bloating, i went to the doctor who prescribed me flagyl and bactrim, had a little fatigue and shortness of breath with low blood pressure and tachycardia, yesterday,... Read more »

Symptoms/EIA/PCR

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...subsided, they prescribed me Doxycycline for prostitus, did not work. Then prescribed me Floxin, did not work. Then prescribed me Flagyl, did not work. From Nov. 19, 2001 until Jan. 24 I had extreme lethargy, eye floaters, back pain, groin... Read more »

Unprotected hetero sex. Likely STD, HIV? HELP

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I am a male and about two months ago I did a stupid thing and cheated on my girlfriend with a new friend. I had began to have unprotected sex and I freaked out and said that I had to stop because I realized how stupid what I was doing was. I did... Read more »

Check for other sexually transmitted diseases too

Posted by Anonymous
...when you go and get tested for AIDS HIV : Ask the doctor or clinician to check for throat, for urethral, for anal and for blood STDs. Read more »