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2 1 23 hours ago
I was recently diagnosed with syphilis. I was treated with a penicillin shot and another shot, i can t remember the name of the other shot. Its been almost a week now. My lymph nodes have gone down but haven t really seen a reduction in the sores on my penis, they have reduced a little bit but...
3 2 1 day ago
I was diagnosed with low risk hpv. I have been married for 25 years, my husband is the only sexual partner I have ever had and he assures me I am the only sexual partner he has had. I am devastated by this diagnosis as all the research says it a sexually transmitted disease. My husband has a...
2 1 3 days ago
Hi, last week was on holiday. There, I had unprotected sex with two girls, one on the Monday who came on her period midway through sex and another on the Thursday. On Friday morning I woke up with painless red marks on the tip of my penis around my urethra. The next day it was further around my...
2 1 Tue, 12 Mar 2019
I was diagnosed with Chlamydia and treated accordingly about 3 weeks ago. I estimate that I was carrying the STI for about 2-3 months, and I am worried that I have developed PID. Would the antibiotic treatment for the infection have treated that as well, or must I seek further treatment?
3 2 Tue, 29 Jan 2019
Hi my vagina has been itching and burning and it’s redness I just got off my period so during this time it was very complicated and when I wipe it’s brown crumbs do I have an std?? I just been to the doctor I can’t afford to go back please help what to do ???
2 1 Mon, 17 Dec 2018
i used veet shaving cream last week, and three days ago i found these little bumps in my vagina, i went to the hospital, and the doctor said i have genital warts.....could it be from the cream, because I ve had the same sex partner for months and nothing like this happened
2 1 Mon, 17 Dec 2018
I have been using Aldara for HPV genital warts. I just shaved and didn t notice any bumps, just redness where the bumps used to be. Could it be that the warts are gone and the remaining redness is just a side effect of the Aldara? Should I stop using Aldara?
2 1 Thu, 8 Nov 2018
Hi, I recently got treated for gonorrhoea with a shot and some antibiotics to take for 3 days, and after those 3 days passed the pain in my urine stopped, but on the fifth day I started to release that the tip of my penius is turning black with a sore throat occurring. So am not really sure if...
2 1 Mon, 24 Sep 2018
Hello I’ve recently had unprotected with someone and unsure if I caught anything. Now I don’t know if the other person has anything but it is my first time having unprotected sex. I got tested about 7 hours later but feel like the test wouldn’t be able to catch any viruse I could’ve caught in...
2 1 Sat, 8 Sep 2018
Hey there, I just recently got tested for every STI except for herpes, and it came back all negative. But for some reason my urethra keeps sticking together, quit often. Makes peeing a little off because my stream is sometimes split. Don’t know why this is happening. Is this a symptom of herpes??...
2 1 Fri, 7 Sep 2018
I was diagnosed with HSV2 about 10 years ago & my few outbreaks have always been in the same area of my left outer labia. This morning I woke to a small cluster of blisters above my left nipple. Is it possible to have another outbreak in another part of my body?
3 1 Fri, 31 Aug 2018
I had unprotected sex with a boy nearly two months ago, I am a female. He told me a few days ago that he has chlamydia, I plan to get tested however I have been taking Erythromycin for the past 9/10 months for my acne, I am wondering if this could have helped me in any way?
2 1 Thu, 30 Aug 2018
I had protected sex 4 days ago and 2 days later i was informed my partner had tested positive for chlamydia, i have purchased treatment from a pharmacy and i am wondering how long do I need to wait to begin treatment, will it be non effective if i begin the treatment before symptoms appear after...
2 1 Wed, 29 Aug 2018
Hello. If I slept with someone who I now know gave me Chlamydia, how long would it be until i became contagious and was able to pass it on? If i slept with someone else 4 days after getting it, would that be too soon to pass on? Thanks
2 1 Sat, 25 Aug 2018
Hi i gave a guy a handjob today- 1st time. He did not ejaculate but lots of precum. Rt after I washed my hands and didnt realize that I had also washed a small cut that was not bleeding for past two day. ( his precum was probably in the soapy foam i was washing with. Is there any chance of...
3 2 Fri, 17 Aug 2018
I was diagnosed with having vaginal bacteria and prescribed metronidazole for 1 week. 3 weeks later, I received test results which stated that I have HPV. What is the effect of metronidazole on HPV? I only have 1 partner. Does that mean that I contracted it from him, that he s a carrier?
2 1 Wed, 8 Aug 2018
Hello, I deep kissed a girl and there was fingering involved. After the kiss, I used a tissue to wipe my lip when I noticed something red on it. It might be blood or lipstick I am not sure of it. Also while fingering there was a slight superficial cut that I had some time ago. Do I need to get...
2 1 Wed, 1 Aug 2018
I came across this quote “Another worry about having sex during your period is the risk of spreading a sexually transmitted infection (STI) like HIV or hepatitis. These viruses live in blood, and they can spread through contact with infected menstrual blood.” My q is can you still get a disease...
2 1 Mon, 30 Jul 2018
Hey, so my brother recently got diagnosed with genital herpes. I have a few like acne spots by my mustache and I have 1 spot on my penis but it doesn’t look like herpes more like a pimple. He doesn’t have oral herpes but would it be possible for him to someone give it to me without any contact? I...
3 1 Mon, 30 Jul 2018
Can chlamydia pass it on other then a sexual way? For example from swimming pool or somewhere else? Is it possible the bacteria stay hidden for 1 year and then show symptoms? Or if i have sympomps then usually shows within 30 days. I had chlamydia check up a year ago an was negative, before I met...
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