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Private Medical Testing Centers For STD's/STI's

Dear Dr. Frascino - How reliable are the private medical testing centers that can test you for every STD/STI under the sun?Here's what's going on with me and why I have some concerns...I'm having a test done this Monday through A.I.M. I went with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...fairly reliable in the United States. However, if you live in NYC, why would you send your blood all the way to Los Angeles for STD testing? Just because AIM (Adult Industry Medical) tests porn stars doesn't mean they are any better than other... Read more »

Is this test the only way?

I contacted my campus health center this week to find out about STD testing. I was informed that... Read more »

HIV test after possible exposure

I've made the biggest mistake of my life. 3 weeks ago I had sex with a woman that was not my wife.... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

University of Central Florida Sees Increase in STD Testing

... During the 2006-07 academic year, Health Services tested 1,807 University of Central Florida students for chlamydia and gonorrhea. Six percent were found to be infected with either disease. Of students who took Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing Protocols, Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing, and Discussion of Sexual Behaviors in HIV Clinics in Los Angeles County

...representing 48 Los Angeles health care clinics. Fifty percent of clinics reported using a written or electronic protocol for STD testing. Clinics with such protocols were significantly more likely to report questioning patients at each visit... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Dallas County Offering Free STD Testing

...National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Sunday, the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services is providing free STD testing. On Friday, screenings will be conducted at DCDHHS, 2377 N. Stemmons Freeway, 3rd floor, from 8:30 a.m. to... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Minnesota: Clinic Closure Strains Area STD Testing

...clinic manager for Planned Parenthood in St. Cloud, said there has been a definite increase in the number of people requesting STD testing, requiring Planned Parenthood to rearrange its schedule in order to serve walk-in patients. "We're finding... Read more »
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answer me because bob dosnt.

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Mark the smarter one has himself vaccinated against hepatitis the same day Jack gets infected. Both meet each other at the STD testing center.Both have antibodies against Hepatitis that the clinic test will be looking for, so the results come... Read more »

please help

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Now regretting a "one-nighter" I had about three and a half weeks ago. About three days later I got a mild sore throat (which still persists), followed about three days after that by painful glands under the chin which went away after about 4 days,... Read more »

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

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...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. Read more »

safety of testing at state run std clinics... plea

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i was tested at a state run std center (did not know where else to go)and i was wondering if their is any chance a needle could be used twice? i know i am a paranoid Read more »