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Will Kissing Someone Who Has Chlamydia Infect Me

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Transmission of chlamydia and HIV

Hi Dr. Bob,I haven't been to The Body in awhile, but I have a couple of questions - and I would bet my grandmother there's nothing like this in the archives. I'll try to stick to the bare bones of the story.I'm a HIV+ gay man, who last year was...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...crack habit and who abuses both you and a girlfriend and who also knocks the girlfriend up while giving her (and perhaps others) Chlamydia. OK, fine. Granny is safe for now but only because your violent bisexual Chlamydia-infected "Jake" is both... Read more »

Pain in testicles: STDs like chlamydia and herpes?

Hello doctor,THis is in continuation to one of my previous emails in Nov. I had then expressed... Read more »

Kissing Safety

Can I get chlamydia and gonorrhea from deep kissing? Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alert in Australia as STD Infection Rates Soar

...population in 2004 to 6.8 cases in 2007, then fell slightly to 6.1 cases in 2008. Increases were mostly seen among MSM. The chlamydia positivity rate increased among young heterosexual men from 12.4 percent in 2004 to 14.6 percent in 2008, and... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...STD causes open sores or breaks in the skin (e.g., syphilis, herpes, chancroid) or does not cause breaks in the skin (e.g., chlamydia, gonorrhea). If the STD infection causes irritation of the skin, breaks or sores may make it easier for HIV to... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...and conditions are currently required to be reported by name in California, including Hepatitis, tuberculosis, syphilis and Chlamydia. This information is collected to allow public health officials to track these diseases. HIV reporting will... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Little Kiss Was Big Help in Spreading Word on AIDS

...Pentecostal church and standing up to her 51-year-old husband when she wanted to go public with her condition. Then the president kissed her on the cheek. That image went around the world, drawing more attention to the princess and giving her... Read more »
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kissing & receiveing oral

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...i just called the CDC hotline on kissing & receiving oral sex. They said there is NO RISK with those activities...they then mentioned that unless there was blood mixed Read more »

wut is more dangerous?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Wut do u guys think is more dangerous??? RECEIVING a blow job, or kissing someone with an open sore??? Cuz when u GET a blow job the person is sucking directly into ur urethra right? When ur kissing Read more »

French Kissing and more

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Does French kissing (with gum inflammation but no bleeding)and vaginal penetration with the fingers(no cuts) pose a risk for HIV transmission? Read more »

to:wdu

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...refuse kiss. How you manage to calm down?? Please let me know. My last appointment will be Oct 26th. I am currently treated for chlamydia. The doctor gave me said more than enough dose to be extra sure but funny thing is I have never had any... Read more »