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Ways Chlamydia Can Be Contracted

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If you have Chlamydia and Gonorrhea does that mean you will automatically test positive for HIV?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,If you test positive for chlamydia and gonorrhea, it does not mean you will automatically test positive for HIV! Where did you come up with that idea? Testing positive Read more »

Riddle me this!!! Puzzled, confused, scared (OCD or delusional disorder?)

Dr. Bob, you are a beautiful person! I've read and re-read most of you comments to people. I have... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sweden Pushes Condom Use as Study Hints Risky Sex Common

...more work in changing such attitudes is necessary, they wrote. Last year, Sweden recorded 468 HIV infections and almost 38,000 chlamydia diagnoses. "The question is how many will get HIV and how many young people will become infertile [as a... Read more »
The Well Project

Gynecological Problems

... Other Sexually Transmitted Infections Other sexually transmitted infections commonly seen in HIV-positive women include chlamydia, gonorrhea, bacterial vaginosis, and trichomonas. Antibiotics are available to treat these conditions. Your... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...HIV+ women experiencedifferent types of body shape changes than men. Women may experience more fat gain in theirbreasts and waists. Weak bones: It is known that women in general are at increased risk ofdeveloping osteoporosis (weak bones)... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


...United States, and successful treatment of gonorrhea is becoming more difficult. Because many people with gonorrhea also have chlamydia , another STD, antibiotics for both infections are usually given together. Persons with gonorrhea should be... Read more »
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Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...that the risk may be less for heterosexual guys -- because the penis is mainly a "one-way valve", as she put it. My tests for chlamydia and gonnohrea came out clean; although I do carry Hepatitis B (passed down from my mother). I took my 6-week... Read more »

What about other std's?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I'm just wondering about hiv in relation to other std's. If someone was afraid that they may have been exposed to hiv but contracted no other std's should they be less worried? Is hiv the least common of all the std's? Perhaps people should start... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I was wondering if anyone can help me out here. I am male and received unprotecte oral sex from a female about 10 days ago and now I am expierancing something weird that I can not figure out. For the past few days I have been having the need to... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Just a general question here, hope someone can help. If a person were to have a history of STDs, yet used a condom during sex, are they at risk for contracting HIV? Thanks any any replies. Read more »