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How Can You Catch An Std

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can i catch std

can i catch gonorreah or clamydia from a dirty port a john at a consrtuction sight? please i need to know ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Sure you can! All you would need to do is have unsafe sex in the port-a-potty with one of your construction buddies who happens to be HIV-infected. But other than that, no.Dr. Bob... Read more »

Can you catch a std through public restrooms?

I was working and changing the toilet paper the holder fell on my hands cutting me. Im very... Read more »

Catch std from stripper pole?

Hi, I do not sleep around and I am a stripper and in college. Recently it came to my attention how... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

How Facebook Could Prevent You From Catching an STD

A new study published in the November issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine suggests that the social networking site, Facebook, may help prevent the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). The study, conducted by University... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Money Well Spent: Opt-Out Testing in Prisons Can Catch STD Cases and Save Taxpayers Money in the Long Run

How much do you think it would cost the health department of a major American city to reduce the amount of gonorrhea, Chlamydia, syphilis and possibly even HIV by 20%? More importantly, if you had to devise the simplest and most cost-effective way... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Antibiotics-to-Go May Increase STD Treatment

Providing male STD patients a dose of antibiotics to bring to their partners is more effective than the standard method of instructing the patients to tell their partners to see a doctor for testing and treatment, according to a new study. The... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

HIV/STD Knowledge, Attitudes, and Risk Behaviors Among Hmong-American Adolescents

A new study in the Journal of Sex Education and Therapy examines self-reported HIV/STD knowledge, attitudes, and risk behaviors among Hmong-American adolescents. The Hmong are native to southern China and southeast Asia. It is estimated that... Read more »
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std

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
does a std make hiv more easy to catch ?

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Can you catch ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I think I have the sypmtoms. Rashes...

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i hope my boyfriend didn't catch it....

Posted by Erica, 1 Reply
I am a 29 yr old recovering herion addict, i have been experiencing a lot of signs of HIV. I am soooo scared i have infected my boyfriend, i left him and the house today in a pure panic, I have a test in the am, but I am sure I do have it, please... Read more »

Can you catch hiv from this encounter

Posted by kris, 2 Replies
I have a friend who is hiv positive he has been so for ten years but I just found out recently. I have some anxiety about germs in general so I dont shake hands. I always give people fist bumps. But I am growing concerned becasue I gave him a Fist... Read more »