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How Do You Know If U Have An Std

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How do I know if im infected with STD?

I have sex with some (anal) wihtout using protection and afterwards I started getting this single pimple-like in the excess skin near the hear of my penis. I am afraid because it always build up small amount of pus. I tried to apply allergy ointment...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
This forum is dedicated to HIV-positive folks, particularly those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex... Read more »


I am 22 years old. I have been masturbating since the age of 13. I never had sex with anyone.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ohio: April Is STD Awareness Month

More than 80 percent of people do not know that they have an STD because most people show no symptoms, according to Ohio's Muskingum County Health Department. Southeast Ohio Regional Epidemiologist Kristen Baker declared, "There were over 200 cases... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

North Carolina: STD Rates Increase in Iredell

North Carolina counties are reporting modest increases in HIV but more dramatic jumps in other STDs. Syphilis cases in Mecklenburg, Forsyth, Wake, and Wayne counties are at least twice the number they were at this time last year, according to the... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Utah: Silence No Match for Increasing STD Rate

Health officials in Utah are dealing with an STD crisis, mostly among teens and people in their early 20s. Last year, more than 6,400 Utahns were diagnosed with either chlamydia or gonorrhea. While these rates are low relative to other states, they... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

STD/HIV Risk Among Adults in the Primary Care Setting: Are We Adequately Addressing Our Patients' Needs?

The authors noted that risk behavior surveys often target STD clinic patients, but less research addresses risk behaviors in primary care settings. The current cross-sectional study was performed at a university adult primary care clinic and... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous
does anyone know of an std that starts with a y??? I really need an answer.

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std-need help

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
does anyone know of an std that starts with a y? I need to know. my ex forget the name but said it started with a y???please help

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STD question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
hey does anyone know if a guy can get a STD (not HIV) from receiving unprotected oral sex. How about woman licking the guy's anal? Can the guy get a STD that way? Read more »

no STD symptoms after oral a year ago. Am I ok?

Posted by 613, 1 Reply
last year I received oral for the first time in my life. I'm a virgin. The girl told me she was clean but i am paranoid.

A year has passed and I have shown no signs of genital herpes. Am I clean? Read more »