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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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Help Me (PLASTIC BAG) (SEX WITH PLASTIC BAG)

Can you get HIV from using a plastic bag (like a walmart or other store bag) to masterbate?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Exactly how would a plastic bag give you a sexually transmitted disease??? Do you think your Wal-Mart bag is cheating on you with other happy, horny Wal-Mart customers?To directly answer your question, Read more »

combivir

I did something very out of character this weekend that involved alcohol and sex...needless to say , I had vaginal intercourse with a strange woman who I will never see again. Waking up the next morning, I noticed a huge tear in the condom (you...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...one that carries a risk of infection as sex may have been unprotected. It is unlikely the sores you noticed were caused by a sexually transmitted disease you acquired during this interaction as they popped up too quick after you had sex.Whether... Read more »

Small Penis guy needs your help (PENIS ENLARGEMENT, PILLS, SURGERY, MASTURBATION, ETC.)

I've read all the archives about penis enlagement pills and stuff and it seems they don't really work but I also recently found some stuff on the web about surgical techniques that can give you an Italian-sized cock! I want to try it but I'm out of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that will actually increa se girth and length of the male penis? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Sure. Lots. For instance DVDs with titles like: 1. Shaving Ryan's Privates 2. For Your Thighs Only 3. Three Men and a Barbie 4. On Golden Blond 5.... Read more »

Penis Enlargement (PENIS ENLARGEMENT)

Hi Im 24 Years Old and My penis is 4inches so can you suggest me a doctor in Mumbai or any pills to enlarge my penis
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...that will actually increa se girth and length of the male penis? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Sure. Lots. For instance DVDs with titles like: 1. Shaving Ryan's Privates 2. For Your Thighs Only 3. Three Men and a Barbie 4. On Golden Blond 5.... Read more »
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Brown Medical School

Ask the Expert: Case Study -- Newly-Admitted Patient With a Penile Lesion

...may infect others through sexual encounters. Incarcerated persons entering correctional facilities are at high risk for having sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) because of the high prevalence of risky sexual behaviors and limited access to... 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

... New CDC figures show the United States logs 19 million new STD cases each year. Less than half the people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed 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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Rash on skin of penis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...have been getting a rash on the skin of my penis, sort of rough and then goes away and then comes back. Or is this a type of STD - it used to be VERY itchy but not it is not. It has not turned into blisters or bled. Can anyone help me with... Read more »

small bump on upper penis...syphilis?

Posted by sparkplug, 2 Replies
...dating. We got naked, made out, and did some dry humping (nothing else). i did not notice sores on his penis, and we discussed STDs before doing anything, tho i know that doesn't mean he wasn't infected with anything. Today, i have noticed... Read more »

Jazz, Dr. Patch, any expert help please?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have been told over and over no risk from my exposure for hiv or stds. After 2 prescriptions of Lorazepam, I do believe it. However, while masturbating the last few days, I noticed semen/penis Read more »

Penis Pimples

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...penis or atleast i thought it was but anyways i popped w.e it was and it hurt so much and it was at first glance those pearly penile papules but it got so much bigger in size and i was jw if anyone knew what it was and if it is possible to have a... Read more »