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Symptoms Of Chlamydia In Females

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When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. It's what you do that puts you at risk for HIV -- not how you feel. Your mind is a powerful thing. 1.There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. HIV is a virus that attacks...
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Chlamydia and HIV

I would like to know if a person contracted chlamydia, is there a good chance of contracting HIV?I am asking this question because the number of people with chlamydia is much higher than the people with HIV? Why is that?
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...transmitted sexually among people much longer than HIV has. Chlamydia also seems to be transmitted much easier heterosexually (from female to male) than HIV.RMK Read more »

horrified female.

hello, how are you? first i'd like to say that i really admire you and your website. im so paranoid and im hoping that you can ease my fears. in august i had a few oral sex encounters in which i received ; DIDN'T GIVE. there isn't much information...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Although guys do tend to submit more questions than gals, I can assure you there is indeed plenty of women-specific info in the archives! (See below.)The HIV-transmission risk for receptive cunnilingus is essentially nonexistent, except if there... Read more »

Can you contact HIV going down on a girl?

Ok, I went down on a girl I have liked for awhile... not relizing that she was a slammer.Later on hearing she was slamming dope with a girl who was HIV positive. I am getting tested to be sure but I am stressted. I am married and I am afriad I have...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...transmit HIV to other women. HELLO! Am I right to think this is incredably ignorant? There just is not enough information about female partners and HIV. Any advice about what is "safe" and what is not? Response from Dr. Frascino Hello, Refer the... Read more »

Oral sex between two woman (WOMAN TO WOMAN) ( CUNNILINGUS)

Dear DrSorry, but this is a follow up to my last question. If HIV was contracted between two woman through oral sex, please explain to me how this would happen. I'm getting so many conflicting reports saying it is or isn't risky and that I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...each other in a room filled with other people having sex. There was a couple having sex next to us and my wife and the other female began touching each other. My wife then stopped having sex with me and the other female stopped having sex with... Read more »
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U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Chlamydia's Quick Cure

...condom may help reduce the risk of chlamydia, anyone who is sexually active can get the disease. (See "Condoms and Chlamydia." ) Symptoms of chlamydia, when they occur, usually appear within one to three weeks of exposure. In women, signs can... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

STDs Rising at University of Central Florida

...papillomavirus. During 2008, the Health Center had 1,780 students request STD screening, said Deichen. In addition, around 9,900 females had routine exams during which they would have been offered screening for STDs. Karen Yerkes, a nurse... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...for African-American women aged 25 to34. Women in African-American and Hispanic communities make up only 25 percentof the US female population, yet accounted for 82 percent of all femaleHIV/AIDS cases in the US in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the... Read more »
The Well Project

Lactic Acidosis and HIV/AIDS

...Treatment with ribavirin (for hepatitis C) Treatment with Glucophage (metformin) (used to control diabetes) Obesity Female gender Poor liver function Taking Care of Yourself Because there is a connection between liver... Read more »
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Trust my negative results?

Posted by Franek, 3 Replies
...testing at their 6 month official window period. My exposure at the beginning of December was unprotected with a Colombian female in London, her possible exposures were with Brazilians or her ex husband who is Egyptian. Her and her husband used... Read more »

How can I judge my risk?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...that she had no STD's. I wore a condom, BUT IT BROKE. And I didn't realize it until afterwards. Turns out I started getting symptoms of chlamydia which I have just been treated for. This girl has not returned phone calls and that type of stuff... Read more »

What are my chances

Posted by Franek, 1 Reply
I had unexpected and unprotected oral and vaginal sex with a woman of unknown HIV status. 4 Dec. It was her period. I used to have a genital piercing (Prince Albert) which has not had a ring in it for 15 yrs or more. She confided after that she is a... Read more »

I fear the worst. Could this be ARS?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Female, age 25. I had sex with a couple that I met at a club and gave unprotected oral to both of them. The guy fingered me and I Read more »