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Sexual Dysfunction Facts

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Sexual dysfunction

Hello Doctor: Since I began taking a cocktail of kaletra,amprenivir,epivir,and viread about two years ago, I have noticed an overt inability to get an erection. My libido is seemingly stimulated enough for me to be "mentally sexual," but I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
There are some patients who experience impotence on HIV meds like yours and who don't get much help from normalizing testosterone levels and have side effects from Viagra. There are some new Viagra like drugs on the market that might be worth... Read more »

sexual dysfunction

Is Sustiva known to cause disinterest in Sex?... Read more »
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Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Fact Sheet: Worldwide Antidiscrimination Laws and Policies Based on Sexual Orientation

This Fact Sheet reviews the anti-discrimination laws and policies based on sexual orientation of various countries and international organizations. It was adapted with permission from a Fact Sheet of the International Gay and Lesbian Human... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Fact Sheet: Sexually Transmitted Diseases in the United States

More than 25 diseases are primarily spread through sexual activity.The trends for each disease vary considerably, but together these infections comprise a significant public health problem. 1 In the United States, more than 65 million people are... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Fact Sheet: Drug Facilitated Sexual Assault

In recent years, drug-facilitated sexual assault has become a growing concern among health and community educators. A number of drugs have become known as "date rape drugs" or "predatory drugs" because they are used to incapacitate individuals for... Read more »
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States

Fact Sheet: Media Recommendations for More Realistic, Accurate Images Concerning Sexuality

The National Coalition to Support Sexuality Education recommends that the media use their influence to convey more realistic, medically accurate, and health-promoting ideas and images concerning sexuality. It has long been recognized that the media... Read more »
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I'm trying not to scare anyone, but facts are fact

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
In fact I'm not trying to scare anyone, and I don't want to make a kid's game out of the Bulletin Board. I'm just trying to make everyone realize that 99,9% of people doesn't cover all individuals, when talking about tests... I'm sure that 999 of... Read more »

Can't relax... and I know the facts!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi...

I recently became sexually active. And that's when I officially turned gay. Not the best thing to be this corner of the world... but I can't change that. The guy is now my boyfriend (if being secretive from the world can be a real relationship). Read more »

Facts and Answers please

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Female, unprotected vaginal intercourse Nov 22.

@ Dec 19 pains in joints, tingling, on and off sore throat, headache and pain behind eyes to date.

tested at 12 weeks, Home Access
and 13.75 weeks, Orasure
BOTH negative.

Now Questions?
1) Have these... Read more »

HIV Facts, Helplines & Health Advisers In The UK

Posted by Anonymous
For those of you undergoing the HIV Scare Crisis in the UK, I am posting the telephone numbers of the local helplines.

A telephone conversation with someone knoledgeable about the disease (such as the helpline operators) may come in very useful. It... Read more »