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What Type Of Doctor Deals With Gonorrhea

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gonorrhea and hiv (HIV AND GONORRHEA)

Hi Dr RobertFirst of all, i would like to congratulate you and this site for this wonderful work. Second, i'd like to say that i am sorry for my poor english. I am from Brazil and i am not very fluent, but i will try hard.I'm worried...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi Brazil-Guy,Your concerns are largely unwarranted. Gonorrhea can be transmitted via oral sex quite easily and efficiently. HIV, by comparison, cannot. In fact it's quite difficult to transmit HIV via oral sex, particularly via the receptive... Read more »

HIV AND GONORRHEA REPLY

hi doc Bob,it's me again, the brazil-guy. Thank you very much for your answer for my first... Read more »

How to deal with fear in mixed status relationship

Hello,thank you for your wonderful site. I'm neg and I recently started a relationship with a... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea Case Worries Doctors

California health officials are preparing for the eventual arrival of thoroughly drug-resistant gonorrhea following reports of the first-ever case in a sex worker in Japan. Adding to the concern, CDC recently reported increased rates of gonorrhea... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: Drug Users, Homosexuals Get Raw Deal on STI Treatment

In a recently published survey of 409 general practitioners in New South Wales, 72 percent reported feeling completely comfortable treating heterosexual or young patients for sexually transmitted infections (STIs). But just 40 percent feel... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

CDC Recommending New Drugs to Treat Gonorrhea

CDC on Thursday recommended that physicians begin using a different class of medications to treat gonorrhea after surveys showed that drug-resistant cases of the sexually transmitted infection are on the rise nationwide, the AP/ Forbes reports.... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gonorrhea

What is gonorrhea? How common is gonorrhea? How do people get gonorrhea? Who is at risk for gonorrhea? What are the signs and symptoms of gonorrhea? What are the complications of gonorrhea? How does gonorrhea affect a pregnant woman and her... Read more »
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Gonorrhea Affecting CD4 & Viral Load Count

Posted by jjdietz, 3 Replies
Hello,

I was diagnosed with gonorrhea last Saturday. I was given a shot and I'm taking medication. I'm feeling alot better, but I have to finish my medication for another week.

As of April, 2012, my CD4 count was over 2,000 and my viral load was less... Read more »

Whats the deal?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
ok ..I am getting nervous now....when they say pain in the lymph glands, does it have to be swollen...I have feelin something funky in my right one.....Its not painful but its causin a lot of discomfort..I guess my main question is..these ARS... Read more »

How i deal with living with hiv

Posted by POZGAL43, 2 Replies
HI,I`M POZGAL43 , I`AM 43 BUT I WAS 42 WHEN I FIRST WAS DIAGNOSED IN JUNE 23,2010. I CAN SAY THAT I WAS SOMEWHAT SURPRISE BUT IN MY MIND I KNEW IT WAS EITHER HIV OR AIDS BECAUSE MY LAST TEST WAS IN 2000 AND I WAS NEGATIVE THEN BUT THIS TIME I WAS... Read more »

Can Anyone help Me to deal with all This

Posted by Anonymous, 8 Replies
Hello,
I just got my diagnosis a few weeks ago and i just need some help to try and come to terms with this all...is this really a treatable disease??? if so why are so many people still dying from it??? I'm scared to death I'm only 25 years... Read more »