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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
With clamydia, does it burn every time you urinate

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Symptoms of ARS compared to Herpes or other STD

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello everyone,
Well I'm another that did the irresponsible thing and had unprotected sex, and I have symptoms that are consistent with ARS as well as other STDs. Does anyone know or has anyone had the symptoms of ARS and if so what were they for... Read more »

hiv and other std stuff

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Hi all. Im a 37 yr old gay male from Argentina. I was diagnosed as hiv+ almost a year ago. Fortunately my clinical status is fine and I dont need treatment yet. As soon as I was diagnosed, my doctor indicated a series of lab routines, and VDRL... Read more »


Posted by bura, 3 Replies

It has been sometime i've made a posting. Just wanna update my condition. I still have night sweats,i have swelling under my armpits, i have a slight swelling on the joint between my leg and torso. I do have scallop toungue. I have been... Read more »

PCR Test Info

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Does anyone have a phone number for a company that does PCR tests for HIV? I recently had a protected (vaginal/condom) encounter with a sex worker at an Asian Spa. The condom was intact after I ejaculated, but I am still very concerned at the risk... Read more »
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Thanks for your last reply to my question. Really appreciated and god bless you for that.My next question. Husband with hsv1 positive and wife, what are the chances of getting infected with hsv2. Is hsv1 more dangerous or hsv2 and why? Thanks...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello there-HSV1 and HSV 2 are different so you can't get one from the other. The primary difference between the two viral types is in where they typically establish latency in the body- their "site of preference." HSV-1 usually... Read more »

Good info for the mental masterbaters....

Hey Dr. BobSome info i found on each std and there window periods. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
G'day Mate,Thanks. I'll post it for all you guys down under. (You don't really like that Vegemite stuff, do you?)Dr. Bob... Read more »

Protected oral sex with transexual prostitute, HIV STD risk

I was a little drunk, and as a fantasy and watching few porn movies of transexuals, called one tranny prostitute, and went to her place. I touched her bare penis with my hand, we both were naked, but when it came to oral, i told her to put a condon...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiOral sex carries the lowest risk of HIV transmission and then add on that you both wore condoms the risk of transmission is not there. The fingering of your anus is also a very low risk.If this is all you experienced with this person than your... Read more »

Disclosure for STD benefits

Hello, my employer offers STD, paid by them, as part of the hire packet. In order to receive benefits, Liberty Mutual requires the insured to sign a medical release authorization for records. The MRA states they can give my confidential patient info...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
That is quite normal of insurance companies. To adjudicate a claim they do need access to your medical records. However, I question the release that allows them to discuss your medical information with your employer. I can understand the need to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Spring Breakers Turn to Web for STD Info

March kicks off the spring break season, and trend analysts at Yahoo! report they are already seeing a spike in STD-related online searches. Carolyn Clark is part of the Yahoo! team that combs the site's search logs for noteworthy trends. She said... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alaska: Rural Youths Can Tap Web for STD Info

A new Web site, , targets high rates of STDs among Alaska's youth. The site's name refers to a person's STD and HIV status, which public health officials say is positive for too many Alaskans, including a growing number of native... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Massachusetts: E-Cards Let Partners in on STD Info

Massachusetts residents can now use a Web site to inform former sex partners they may be infected with an STD. On the site, , users can send e-cards with or without their own personal information to urge the recipient to be checked... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Curtains Up on STDs -- Medical Group Gets Info About Sensitive Issues Out Through Theater

For 25 years, Kaiser Permanente's theater troupe has raised the curtain on health concerns such as STDs and sexual health for high school audiences. "We're one of the largest theatrical organizations that do this public-based, public health... Read more »