Strip Club Std Hiv Risk

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Strip Club Problems

Dear Dr. Bob,On May 8th, 2008 I ventured to a strip club with some co-workers. I ended up getting pretty drunk that night as it seems what happens with everyone elses story. I ended up paying for a lap dance. While getting my lap dance the stripper...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a common disease that you could have picked up long ago. Have you ever been tested for it previously?Regarding the increased risk ofHIV transmission/acquisition related to concurrent STDs, this applies primarily to active STDs that produce... Read more »

Strip club experience

Hello doctor,A few days back I was at a strip club, where (in seclusion) I kissed the stripper and... Read more »

HIV

Dr. DeJesusIm really worried and anxious and the biggest idiot because i was drunk and went to a... Read more »
Articles
Rick Sowadsky, M.S.P.H.

How Do You Talk To Your Partners About HIV/AIDS and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)?

...There is no easy answer concerning how to talk to a partner about HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Although many people find it easy tohave sex, they find it extremely difficult to talk about it. So how does onebegin? The Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Role of STD Detection and Treatment in HIV Prevention

...What are the implications for HIV prevention? Where can I get more information? References Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can be an effective tool in preventing the spread of HIV , the virus that causes... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV-Related Risks:

...HIV Impacts Specific STDs Do STD Programs Influence HIV Rates? STD-HIV Recommendations Resources Selected Sources Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), formerly known as venereal diseases, are diseases that are spread from... Read more »
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

...people who should be screened receive the recommended STD tests, CDC said. If left undiagnosed and untreated, STDs raise the risk ofHIV infection. The report found large racial disparities in STD rates, reflecting a range of factors including... Read more »