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What about STD's? (MUTUAL MASTURBATION, STD RISK)

Dear Dr. Bob:I love you and your forum and am grateful for your truthful and candid answers; your sense of humor is truly wonderful. You should become a regular on Comedy at the Improv ... Anyway, onto my question. I read an article posted here...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello "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 »

How common is this STD?

Hello, I read on here about lymphogranuloma venereum desease. I am curious how easy this is to get... Read more »
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CDC National Prevention Information Network

Dating Sites for STD-Positive People Are Cute -- But Could Be Dangerous

This article was reported by Business Insider Australia . Business Insider Australia recently reported on the popularity of STD-positive dating sites such as H-YPE.com, PositiveDating.com, STDmatch.net, and PositiveSingles.com that intend to... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Indiana: Planned Parenthood Offers Free STD Testing

This article was reported by WTHR-TV . WTHR-TV reported that Planned Parenthood of Indiana and Kentucky (PPINK) will participate in the sixth annual Get Yourself Tested (GYT) campaign during April's STD Awareness Month by offering free STD and HIV... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Maryland: Shine a Light -- April Is STD Awareness Month

This article was reported by Advocate of Hampstead and Manchester . The Advocate of Hampstead and Manchester reported that Maryland's Carroll County Health Department merged its STD and family planning programs with women's health, which would... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

California: April Is STD Awareness Month

This article was reported by Daily Press . The Daily Press reported that California's San Bernardino County Department of Public Health will focus on a campaign to encourage people in the community to get tested and treated for STDs throughout... Read more »
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Must read article for you worried well

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
http://world.std.com/~wij/hiv-neg/Chapter19.html

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Interview for news article

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I work for "Voices Unabridged", a magazine on women and human rights. You can see it at www.voices-unabridged.com

I would like to profile a woman living with HIV in New York city. You can remain anonymous and not have your name cited in the article... Read more »

STD or HIV?

Posted by bura, 2 Replies
Guys,

Symptoms:

night sweats, non-tender swelling under armpits (both) and at the back of neck. palm always feel like numb and feel that my palm ligaments are hardening. my biceps are aching. I notice that when i am in a cold area/room, my palms start... Read more »

A pos test for HIV, STD could mean another STD too

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
If you've tested positive for AIDS HIV or an STD it could mean there's another STD too. Get the standard STD clinic tests from a medical center clinic or your doctor.

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