How Can You Tell If A Person Has A Std
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Personal, Relational, and Peer-Level Risk Factors for Laboratory Confirmed STD Prevalence Among Low-Income African-American Adolescent FemalesThe study authors sought to identify risk factors for laboratory confirmed STD prevalence among low-income African-American adolescent females living in a high-risk urban area of the southern United States. A total of 715 African-American... Read more »
Relationships Between Perceived STD-Related Stigma, STD-Related Shame and STD Screening Among a Household Sample of AdolescentsIndividuals' perceptions of STD-related stigma (negative societal attitudes toward STD infection) and expectations of STD-related shame (negative personal feelings) that would result from a positive test can be important barriers to STD testing.... Read more »
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The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello,And yet another QTND (question that never dies) arises tonight! Hmm . . . must be a full moon out there or something.See below Mr. Sticky Fingers.Dr. Bobunwashed clothes (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF AN STD BY MASTURBATION)Apr 20, 2008 what will... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHello "Question Mark,"The answer depends on how you define mutual masturbation. If you are just burping your own nephew (so to speak) without giving your buddy a "helping hand," then your risk of all STDs is nonexistent. You... Read more »
Columbia University's Health & Related ServicesIt is unlikely that herpes simplex virus would be transmitted without symptoms being present, but it is possible. This is called "asymptomatic shedding". When a person has, for instance, a genital herpes infection, he might initially... Read more »
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Posted by GSAstudentHi,
I am currently studying product and service design at Glasgow School of Art.
I need people to tell me there experiences of STD Clinics. Tell me how you felt about the procedures and what you feel would improve the overall experience of getting... Read more »
Posted by don, 1 ReplyIf I were a crude, a lewd person I would call you that
for saying what you wrote to somebody on this forum.
At the very least doesn't it take one to know one?
In the future could you please deal with my ideas and
leave the personal primitive insults out... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 3 RepliesJust a general question here, hope someone can help. If a person were to have a history of STDs, yet used a condom during sex, are they at risk for contracting HIV? Thanks any any replies.
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyCan you only get an STD from coming in IMMEDIATE contact with someone else's fluid, or can you say... sleep or have sex on the same bed where someone else had sex and still get it that way? Is it something you have to be doing with a partner at... Read more »
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