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How Long Do Stds Last

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Do most people with HIV have other stds

Just curious cause I had unprotected vaginal sex with a girl that I know for a year. I used to use protection with her for long time but not anymore. I have been tested for stds after having sex with her and they were all negative. Does that mean...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:Having an STD can make an HIV infection more likely for the person with the STD. The only way to tell is to take an HIV test at the 90 day window.In health,Richard... Read more »

Oral and HIV/STDs

Hi and thanks for your help.I masturbated in front of a woman (no other activity) and, when I had... Read more »

Oral sex and STDs

Dear Dr.I am male and I have a question about oral sex and STDs.Having Oral sex (giving oral to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Smartphone App Can Keep You Away From STDs

MedXCom, a smartphone application developed by MedXSafe, allows users to share their contact information and STD status by "bumping" phones. Michael Nusbaum, MD, developed the app to help people know about STD risk and to prevent the spread of... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indiana: Teen-Led Event to Offer HIV Tests, Teach About STDs

Today, students from three central Illinois high schools are learning about HIV and STDs during an event at the Indianapolis Urban League. "Teens Get Tested" is the culmination of a year-long senior project by Indianapolis Metropolitan High School... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Efforts to Reduce STDs Not Paying Dividends Yet

On Monday a quarterly report released by the Atlantic Health Sciences Corp. showed no major progress in efforts to reduce the number of teen pregnancies and STDs among those under age 25 in Charlotte County. AHSC submitted the report at the health... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Condoms' Effectiveness in Preventing STDs, Including HIV, at Center of Debate on Revising Package Labels

The effectiveness of condoms in preventing pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, is at the center of a debate on whether to revise the products' packaging labels to include information about their limits in disease... Read more »
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window for STDs

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Does anyone know hoe long it would take for a STD to show up on your body ?
like HEP or Warts ? ect... all these sexually transmitted diseases its been a few months since I last had sex I am waiting out the window period I have had no symptoms and... Read more »

Possible exposure to HIV/STDS?

Posted by James3, 1 Reply
Possible HIV/STD exposure
Hello everyone, I was in a situation recently that has given me some concern about possible HIV/STD exposure.

I am a male, always been with women but decided I wanted to try something with another guy. I met him online, and... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I know you can't get infected with HIV through oral sex or fingering, but can a woman transmit any STDs to a man through: man receiving unprotect oral or man giving vaginal fingering? Read more »

how long

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I tested for hiv and all other STD's out to 10 months after possible exposure all neg many symptoms persist.I live in Canada and they won't do a Pcr here.Ive been told by 4 doctors that im fine.Im reallly worried so i donated some blood its the only... Read more »