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Which Gender Is Syphilis Most Common In

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Am still a bit confused-Syphilis Question (ORAL SEX AND STDs, 2010)

I am a 50 year old safe, and usually sane man. That changed 48 Hours ago. In another city on a business trip I Went into a store to grab a paper. I noticed in the back was a adult only section. In there on the side were video booths . to make a long...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
..."rimming") refers to oral-anal contact. Studies indicate that oral sex is commonly practiced by sexually active male-female and same-gender couples of various ages, including adolescents. Although there are only limited national data about how... Read more »

HIV syphilis and oral sex

Please help! I am terrified! I performed oral sex on someone who contacted me three weeks later and... Read more »

unprotected-insertive oral sex at risk for hpv syphilis hepatitis herpes?

Thank you for your informative asnwers to our questions. My question is: I recently received... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

United Kingdom: Management of a Syphilis Outbreak in Street Sex Workers in East London

... Authors in the current study sought to describe the control and management of an outbreak of syphilis among female street sex workers (SSWs) in east London. After the identification of several cases of infectious syphilis in SSWs in east... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sex Work, Syphilis, and Seeking Treatment: An Opportunity for Intervention in HIV Prevention Programming in Karnataka, South India

... The objective of the current study was to measure the determinants of syphilis among female sex workers (FSWs) in the state of Karnataka, South India. In the context of a large-scale HIV prevention intervention, cross-sectional Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Syphilis and MSM (Men Who Have Sex With Men)

...syphilis be prevented? Where can I get more information? Sources What is syphilis? Syphilis is a sexually transmitted disease (STD) caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum . It has often been called the great... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Illinois: Syphilis on Rise Among Men With Same-Sex Partners

... According to a new report by the Chicago Department of Public Health, syphilis is increasing among men who have sex with men (MSM), which health officials fear is partly being fueled by the Internet. For the first time, more men reported they Read more »
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receiving oral sex risk?

Posted by merrywell
...Hi I received unprotected oral sex without a barrier from 2 different guys whose HIV status I'm not sure of(i'm a female). I regret what I did and feel so guilty. Read more »

need some help

Posted by latino3
...I apologies for some of the owrs that I will use. About 3 weeks ago I had sex with a person that I meet, and we had a vaginal. Now she was having her period at the time anyway we use condom during the Read more »

Do I Have an STD from oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...November to see if I should get tested for anything and the nurse said that you dont have to worry about clamydia/gonorhea or syphilis because she said I would have known by now. The girl said she is clean and said I could go to the doctor with... Read more »

Rise and Fall of Syphilis Said Normal

Posted by Anonymous
...EST A recent rise in syphilis rates in the United States is probably due to natural cycles rather than an increase in unsafe sex or other behaviors, according to a new study. The finding is encouraging to public health authorities who have... Read more »