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IS RITERS DISEASE A STD?

Mr Sowadsky:Is Riters disease a sexual trasmitted disease?How do you get Riters disease and what are symptoms?Thank you!!...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Hi. Thank you for your question. What you are probably referring to is Reiter's Syndrome. This is a rare complication of several bacterial infections, including forms of Chlamydia, Shigella, Salmonella, Yersinia, and Campylobacter. Genital... Read more »

"Do i have std's or any kind of disease?" from my own cum in my mouth

I got fingered and my own cum got on my mouth, about 5 minutes later, it was itchy, do i have any... Read more »
Articles
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 and untreated, STDs raise the risk of HIV infection. ... 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

"A growing body of research documents mental health disparities among women who have sex with women (WSW) compared with women who have sex with men only (WSM)," the authors wrote. However, there is limited research on these indicators in conjunction... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Media Statement by Dr. Kevin Fenton, Director, National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

As we pause to reflect on the toll of HIV during this 20th anniversary of World AIDS Day, we must not forget that our fight against this devastating disease is far from over. HIV remains a significant threat to the health and well-being of multiple... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Policy Recommendations for Ryan White Reauthorization; Journal of Infectious Diseases Includes HIV, STD Studies

"Strengthening the Circle of Care: Policy Recommendations for Reauthorization of the Ryan White CARE Act, 2005 ," Communities Advocating Emergency AIDS Relief Coalition , AIDS Action : The groups on Wednesday released policy recommendations aimed at... Read more »
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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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std

Posted by Anonymous
does anyone know of an std that starts with a y??? I really need an answer.

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std

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
does a std make hiv more easy to catch ?

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STD forums

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Does anybody here know of any forumslike this one but for STD's Read more »