Warning Signs Of Stds
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Bush Administration Considers Requiring Condom Warning Labels Saying They Do Not Protect Against All STDsThe Bush administration is considering requiring condom manufacturers to include on condom packages warning labels saying that condoms do not protect against all sexually transmitted diseases, including human papillomavirus, the AP/Fort Lauderdale ... Read more »
FDA Warns Companies Importing and Marketing Drugs Over the Internet That Fraudulently Claim to Prevent and Treat STDsThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued Warning Letters to six U.S. companies and one foreign individual for marketing unapproved and misbranded drugs over the Internet to U.S. consumers for the prevention and treatment of sexually... Read more »
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Test Positive Aware NetworkHi there:Oral sex carrier a low chance of transmission. I would not be concerned. I do not think you need to test for this incident in particular. Oral sex carries a risk for Syphilis, Chlamydia, and Gonorrhea. Again, I do not think you need to... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolDear db:1) Although fever and enlarged lymph nodes can and usually do occur after HIV infection, as well as after any viral infection, there is no guarantee that each and every patient gets them. I've certainly seen patients without much in... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolAnal cancer can indeed present at change in bowel habit; blood in stool, pain with bowel movements, lump or bump in the area, and so on. Most anal cancers in HIV'ers are related to the human papillomavirus (HPV); HPV causes anal warts. Many... Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 4 RepliesFirst of all, I know this is an HIV site, but the description for this forum included worries about STDs.
I had gotten tested for HIV 12 weeks after, I am negative (which is great because I was really stressing).
So, about 3 weeks ago, I started... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 5 RepliesThere is a reason not to use a pcr rna for testing.
I had an oral exposure insertive and receptive with very little cum and caugt an std. I had almost none of the classic symptoms except thrush and swollen lymph nodes and within the first 2 weeks by... Read more »
Posted by worried_dude, 2 RepliesRight, so here is what happened.
About 10 weeks back, whilst on holiday, I had sex with a sex worker. At the end of the session, I withdrew and was shocked to see that the condom had totally slipped off; it was inside the girl. I immediately washed... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyWere your tests for STDs, AIDS, TB and hepatitis?...
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