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Symptoms of HIV and AIDS Sufferers

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 I Wayan Agus Nova Sudiana (March 20, 2014)  When the first time heard the term HIV-AIDS course you imagine it as a dangerous disease, so far have not found the right treatment, and successfully cure this disease. HIV disease is one type of disease that the mode of transmission is through sexual intercourse. In medical language is included in the class of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs). HIV or Human Immunodeficiency Virus .. (Diseases STDs)

What Is Chlamydia? - Symptoms of Chlamydia

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 I Wayan Agus Nova Sudiana (March 08, 2014)  Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are most frequently encountered, especially among young people aged between 15-25 years. It is caused by bacteria Chlamydia trachomatis and can be serious in women and men. How do you contracting Chlamydia? Chlamydia is caused by bacteria and can be transmitted through unprotected sex on vagina, mouth or anus. Pregnant women can .. (Diseases STDs)

Why You Should Treat Genital Warts with the Wartrol

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 Jammie Beauford (January 28, 2012)  Warts are ugly. Nobody likes to have warts. They are painful sometimes. They grow in the most irritating places. And it’s just plain disturbing to have something growing inside of you! However, I imagine that nothing is worse than having warts in the pubic and anal areas of the body. This is especially exacerbated by the inability to have sex with people at will, and the fear of .. (Diseases STDs)

Best Genital Warts Treatment - Apple Cider Vinegar

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 Irshkur Krusson (October 02, 2010)  HPV genital warts is actually a Human Papilloma Virus (is short for Individual Papillomavirus) , being an STD ( Sexually Transmitted Condition) are spread sexually. These are incredibly infectious. This ailment can quickly sterss a person out and also bring a great deal of discomfort, physical in addition to mental. Sad to say, there is nevertheless no treatment method created for Hpv, .. (Diseases STDs)

Blue Waffle Disease - The Story

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 John Veinger (September 23, 2010)  Blue Waffle Disease - The Story What is Blue Waffle Disease? It is a serious vaginal disease or a STD (Sexually Transmitted Disease) but unluckily there are not many selective information about it, specially legitimate medical definitions. It has got it’s name from the bluish colouring it establishes to the vaginal surface area and the word “waffle” which is a jargon .. (Diseases STDs)

What are viewable symptoms that someone has AIDS?

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 John Veinger (August 05, 2010)  Foremost, we should make a difference) between HIV and AIDS, so we can {talk about the signals. HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) infection happens when the virus comes in the body of human. This signifies that the person has the virus, that transports the virus, but that person is not positive. HIV infection, with no seeable symptoms and signs of sickness can last for years and stay .. (Diseases STDs)

Do Not Underestimate Herpes Disease

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 Della Rosita (July 20, 2010)  STOP HERPES GET RID OF HERPES IMMEDIATELY AND THIS IS HOWUsually, heroes are classified into two types namely Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV-1) also known as cold sore or oral herpes (herpes labialis). Herpes is a virus, specifically “herpesvirus hominus". A large majority of humans are already worried because a common viral infection is spreading all over the world. Have you heard .. (Diseases STDs)

A Look into the World of STD Infections

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 Whitney Segura (March 24, 2010)  As can be expected, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are acquired through sexual contact either through the oral, vaginal or anal ways. We are not just talking about unprotected sex - failure to use the right condom and dental dam in the right manner, that is - but also about coming into contact with the open sores and receiving blood from an infected person. As such, you may .. (Diseases STDs)

The Good News of STD Dating Sites

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 Whitney Segura (March 22, 2010)  Health News: STD Dating Services So, you have been diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease (STD). You may have had extreme difficulty in dating non-infected individuals once the cards are laid on the table. Holding the Torch You can always hide the truth of your medical condition but it simply will not do for your sense of honesty and responsibility to do so. Thus, you inform the . (Diseases STDs)

Talking about STD with Your Partner

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 Whitney Segura (March 14, 2010)  Talking to Sexual Partners Is Key: Even when you do not want to put your foot where your mouth is, you simply have to do so. Statistics on STDs points to an increasing prevalence in all age groups especially in college-age adults and, surprisingly, in the elderly. Take note, too, that some of the STDs are incurable like the big three of HPV, HIV and herpes. You should also take the . (Diseases STDs)

Find A Safe Dating Service for Std Positive Singles

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 Whitney Segura (March 14, 2010)  Learn About STD Dating Services If you are ever unfortunate enough to contract an STD, you will see just how lonely it can feel. You don't want to tell anyone, you don't want anyone to know you have it and you don't even want to think about dating. Most STDs are curable, so if you get one of those, such as gonorrhea or syphilis, you can go to the free clinic or your general practitioner . (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts (Human Papilloma Virus) – Do you think Wartrol can do something to prevent it?

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 Mayumi Lopez (February 01, 2010)  Probably, most of the people who are carrier of HPV or Genital Warts doesn’t have any idea that they are already contracted with the virus due to lack of knowledge about its symptoms. Because of this, they unconsciously transmitted it to one another even to their loved-one. Without practicing sex safe and being unaware to the possible HPV, these unwanted viruses were easily .. (Diseases STDs)

Relationship Between HPV and Herpes

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 Jennifer Anderson (October 27, 2009)  Are Genital Herpes the reason why HPV is cause? Is HPV an advanced form of genital herpes? What is the relation between Herpes and HPV? I have seen many people asking such a question. A simple explanation is that both are completely different diseases. Both diseases are sexually transmitted but no other similarities exist. Some people get confused with the tow diseases due to their .. (Diseases STDs)

What Are Genital Warts and What do They Look Like?

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 Jennifer Anderson (October 23, 2009)  A wart is a firm abnormal elevated blemish on the skin that is caused by a virus. A genital wart is a wart that is located in or around the genital areas, which include the vulva, vagina, anus or cervix in females and the penis, anus or scrotum in males. These warts can appear as either bumps or growths. They can appear to be either raised or flat; one or many; small or large. They look . (Diseases STDs)

The Diagnosis of STDs Can Adversely Impact Relationships - Find Out What You Can Do About It

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 Douglas Penta M.D. (November 26, 2008)  Frequently I have encountered patients who are understandably concerned about when or where they were exposed to the HPV virus (or other STD's) and are anxiously desiring answers. I have spent many hours counseling patients on this subject and what is most disturbing to me is that I will often find patients wanting answers to “their" concerns only so they can call their partners .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts Removal - The Best Methods

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 Anthony J. Carter (November 24, 2008)  If you have genital warts, naturally you want to get rid of them. Otherwise, the pain, the itching and the bleeding could drive you up the wall. Here are some tips for genital wart removal. First of all, visit your doctor. As embarrassing as it may be, your doctor will examine the site and confirm that the spots in question are truly genital warts. Your doctor will also be able to .. (Diseases STDs)

What is HPV?

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 Brenda Williams (October 31, 2008)  Human papillomavirus is a virus that affects the skin and surrounding areas of the genitals and can lead to genital warts. It is one of the leading STDs in young women as the one-hundred thirty types of virus are highly contagious through sexual contract. Up to seventy five percent of sexually active people will contract HPV at some point in their lives. There are high risk and low .. (Diseases STDs)

A Woman's Guide to Living With an STD

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 Marissa Miller (October 24, 2008)  There are currently more than 65 million Americans living with an STD and chances are you are one of them or know someone who is. Living with an STD can be challenging and remarkably difficult. But with the right perspective and proper treatment, you can lead a normal life. I Tested Positive - What Now? Once the initial shock has worn off, it's vital that you educate yourself about the . (Diseases STDs)

The Truth About Genital Herpes

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 Tim Leach (October 24, 2008)  Genital Herpes is a misunderstood illness, and I hope to dispel some myths with the publication of this article. Perhaps the first thing to note is that the majority of people are infected with one strain of herpes - HSV 1, also known as the common cold sore! Of course it has less of a stigma attached, so let's look at the facts about genital herpes: What symptoms does genital herpes .. (Diseases STDs)

Tips to Cope With Genital Herpes

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 Chris Robertson (September 24, 2008)  The genital herpes virus (a. k. a. herpes genitalis) brings with it many emotional episodes that can hinder daily life. If you're one of the millions who suffer from the disease, then you likely understand the feelings and distress that come with it. There are, however, some things you can do to help you cope with genital herpes and live your life normally again. Deal with Your .. (Diseases STDs)

Herpes Natural Treatments You Can Find at Home

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 Laura Crusie (September 21, 2008)  Herpes natural treatments are becoming more and more popular as people decide to take a more holistic approach when it comes to dealing with this condition. Once you've been diagnosed with herpes your treatment options are typically the same. You'll be given an expensive prescription medication to take during outbreaks and you may also be prescribed something that will help diminish the . (Diseases STDs)

Why is an HPV Vaccine an Important Consideration?

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 Mike Selvon (August 28, 2008)  In 2006, a HPV vaccine was developed for the treatment of the Human Papilloma Virus. The development has been extremely important in being able to keep young women and girls safe from this disease. The HPV virus affects a large amount of individuals in the United Sates; about 50 percent. And as for women, which the vaccine was developed for, it is estimated that around 80 percent of .. (Diseases STDs)

The Different Types of Genital Wart Medicine

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 Chuck Cox (August 26, 2008)  Genital warts are a sexually transmitted disease and are associated with the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Genital warts present themselves in different variations, but they are almost always flesh colored, and are typically raised bumps on or around the genital area. Both men and women can suffer from genital warts, but there is treatment for this problem. Genital wart medicine can .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts Latest Research Covers Risks

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 Trent Clarke (August 21, 2008)  There is a lot of research being done and it has culminated in the development of a vaccine. This vaccine is given to girls from the age of nine years all the way up to women of twenty six years of age. The vaccine is called Gardasil. Gardasil is a protection against four strains of HPV. The vaccine must be administered in three shots over six months. These four kinds of HPV are .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts Look Like Mosquito Bites the Color of Flesh

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 Trent Clarke (August 21, 2008)  What makes the identification of genital warts so difficult is that these warts can vary in shape and size greatly and they will often not be noticed until they appear in clusters and the affected person realizes something is wrong. What you should look out for is small flesh to pinkish colored bumps. Often genital warts are so small that even a trained medical care practitioner has .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts Low Risk For Cancer

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 Trent Clarke (August 21, 2008)  The genital warts could be low risk. This means that they are a strain of HPV that does not carry a high risk of cancer developing. This does not mean that these low risk genital warts do not require medical attention because they do. There is every possibility that the warts could spread over a large area and this must be stopped from happening. It is important in the case of any .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts Can Be Transmitted by Hands Also

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 Karl Dorads (August 02, 2008)  Genital Warts are the most common sexually transmitted infection. It is caused by a virus called the Human Papilloma Virus also called HPV. The virus is highly contagious and can be transmitted by sexual contact. Due to its nature, the virus can also be transmitted by unclean hands. This makes you very vulnerable to the infection if you have sexual contact with people in the high risk .. (Diseases STDs)

Female Genital Warts May Not Be Detected Easily

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 Karl Dorads (August 02, 2008)  For women, the repercussions of having female genital warts goes much beyond the infection itself. The HPV virus which causes the infection is one of the most contagious viruses known to man. The virus has also been implicated in the development of cervical cancer among women. If you value your health you must ensure prompt diagnosis and treatment for this condition. Female genital .. (Diseases STDs)

Herbal Topical Gels For Genital Warts

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 W. Darren (July 31, 2008)  The first instinct of people upon finding out that they have symptoms of genital warts is to consult with a medical practitioner, who then recommends commercial prescription medications to combat the said disease. However, many people are starting to realize the advantages of using herbal topical gels. First they are easy to acquire, prepare, and apply. Next, they are cheaper than .. (Diseases STDs)

What You Need to Know About Chlamydia Trachomatis Bacteria

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 Gerd Cornelius Pacher (July 31, 2008)  Chlamydia trachomatis is the name of the bacteria that causes chlamydia, a serious venereal disease. These bacteria can lead to blindness if left untreated. Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually transmitted disease, but it is easily cured with antibiotics. There is no vaccine to prevent the disease and having it once does not prevent you from getting it again. Chlamydia is .. (Diseases STDs)

Herpes Rash Cold Sores Can Trigger a Rash From HSV Virus

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 Dee Cohen (July 31, 2008)  I have gotten a cold sore or two a year and was surprised last week though to find I had a full body rash (back legs and bottom) of red lesions with white centers. When I went to the doctor he said that it was called erythema multiforme minor and it is the herpes virus that can cause the rash. Other causes can be antibiotics reactions or a bacterial or viral infection in your system. .. (Diseases STDs)

What Do Genital Warts Look Like?

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 Karl Dorads (July 30, 2008)  Genital Warts are most common sexually transmitted infection. The infection is also called condyloma acuminata or venereal warts. The condition can be prevented only by using barrier contraception while having intercourse. If you doubt you are suffering from genital warts or have had a sexual relationship with someone who has been recently diagnosed with genital warts, the following .. (Diseases STDs)

All You Need to Know About Genital Warts Treatment

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 Karl Dorads (July 29, 2008)  Genital Warts treatment is the best course of action if you have been diagnosed with the condition. The treatment ranges from medication to surgery , but keep in mind that the underlying virus might not be completely eliminated. This may lead to recurrenc, which is one of the reasons why genital warts are a troublesome condition. Genital warts treatment can be in the form of .. (Diseases STDs)

Male Genital Warts - The Complete Disease Story

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 Karl Dorads (July 29, 2008)  Male Genital warts are one of the commonest types of sexually transmitted diseases. This condition is also called codylomata acuminata or venereal warts. The warts are transmitted by sexual contact with an infected person. Genital warts are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus - HPV. This virus has also been linked to the development of genital cancers. The HPV infects the top layers of . (Diseases STDs)

HIV and AIDS Symptoms

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 Candis Reade (July 28, 2008)  Since the first reported case of AIDS (or Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) some 25 years ago, the disease has already become one of the most feared all over the world. Twenty-five million people have already died of AIDS since the virus first appeared. There are approximately 38.6 million people who are afflicted with HIV (or human immunodeficiency virus), which is also the main .. (Diseases STDs)

The ABCs of STDs Are You Familiar With Them?

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 Rajgopal Venkataraman (July 23, 2008)  Sexually transmitted diseases are diseases that spread from one person to another by means of having sex. Any sexual activity that involves the mouth, anus, vagina and penis can cause STDs. STDs are serious illnesses and require treeatment. STDs like HIV-AIDS are incurable and can be lethal. Here are some nitty-gritties on STDs and remember forewarned is forearmed. What are the .. (Diseases STDs)

HPV What You Need to Know

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 Lyla Feldman (July 23, 2008)  You have probably heard about recent HPV vaccines for teenage girls. You may have even been diagnosed with this virus or most likely have known or will someone who has. Most sexually active people will contract this at some point during the course of their lives. Most will never even know it because the virus usually doesn't cause any symptoms. Often, the human body can clear the .. (Diseases STDs)

Symptoms For Herpes

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  Genital herpes is an STD that is contracted from sexual contact with another person infected with Herpes. Herpes is a virus that once contracted, lies dormant in the body for the sufferers lifetime, and causes outbreaks of painful sores on the genitals or surrounding area. Symptoms for herpes can vary from person to person. Some people can experience strong recurring symptoms, others .. (Diseases STDs)

Herpes Duration

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  How Long Does it Last? Genital herpes is a strain of the Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV2), similar to the virus that causes cold sores (HSV1). It is a sexually transmitted disease, and is most commonly contracted after sexual contact with someone who has a HSV2 infection. After contracting herpes, duration of the infection is for life. The virus lies dormant in the body of the sufferer, and .. (Diseases STDs)

What Are Genital Herpes?

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease, and is a strain of the herpes simplex virus (HSV), the same that causes cold sores on the mouth. Cold sores are a manifestation of the HSV1 virus, and genital herpes is a manifestation of the HSV2 virus. Once contracted, the HSV2 virus lies dormant in the body until a trigger such as stress, illness or sleep deprivation causes an .. (Diseases STDs)

Have Genital Herpes? - How to Deal With It

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  Finding out you have genital herpes is no fun at all. Despite the fact that it is a very common ailment, and that around 1 in 5 people carry the virus, many sufferers are plagued with guilt, anxiety and a huge loss of self worth. This is mainly due to the taboo nature of the virus and the myth and rumors that surround it. Having genital herpes does not make you dirty or tarnished. It .. (Diseases STDs)

I Have Genital Herpes - The Emotional and Physical Effects of HSV2

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  I have genital herpes. I was diagnosed around five years ago, and to this day I still remember what an emotional trip that was. I hope anyone who has found out they have genital herpes reads this, and it makes them feel better, or clears up any wrong ideas they may have about the disease. Genital herpes is a virus. And being a virus, once it is contracted, it lies dormant in the body .. (Diseases STDs)

I Have Genital Herpes

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 Jeff Paterson (July 23, 2008)  I have genital herpes. I contracted the virus from a one night stand I had over six years ago, and I wasn't diagnosed until five months later. I had no unusual symptoms for the first five months, and had gone to the doctor complaining that it was burning when I pee, and an unusual red rash on my groin and lower belly. I expected to be diagnosed with something fairly innocent, and was .. (Diseases STDs)

Herpes Symptoms in Women - How to Identify a Genital Herpes Outbreak

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 Judith O'Shea (July 23, 2008)  Herpes symptoms in women can take the form of a range of different outbreaks and conditions, and sometimes both women and men can show no symptoms at all. Herpes is more common in women than men, with 1 in 4 women in the United States suffering from the condition. Genital herpes is a sexually transmitted disease, and once contracted stays in the body for life, lying dormant until a .. (Diseases STDs)

The Main Reasons Pubic Lice Treatments Fail

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 Paul Wadsworth (July 19, 2008)  Pubic Lice is a frustrating problem, not only the itching and aggravation but also the continuing failed attempts to get rid of the problem. Pubic lice treatments do not always work, sometimes it's the treatment itself and sometimes it's the methods of application. So let's take a look some of the main reasons that genital lice eradication fails and look at the ways to overcome these .. (Diseases STDs)

Got the HPV Vaccine? Excellent, But You Still Need a Condom

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 Rob Lester (July 17, 2008)  You may have been smart to take the vaccine for HPV (human papilloma virus). That means you are protected against some of the many strains of HPV, but not all of them. However, the HPV vaccine does not protect you against any other sexually transmitted disease, including HIV and chlamydia, so it is up to you to protect yourself. Chlamydia is the most common bacterial sexually .. (Diseases STDs)

Genital Warts How to Cope With Psychological and Emotional Pain?

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 W. Darren (July 17, 2008)  Aside from being physically disruptive, genital warts may cause the sufferer psychological and emotional pain. It is common for an individual with genital warts or HPV infection to be frustrated, embarrassed, and anxious about having genital warts and the risks associated with it. This is normal, but it would help if you take into the account the fact that genital warts can be .. (Diseases STDs)

How to Know If You Have Pubic Lice

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 Paul Wadsworth (July 16, 2008)  One of the most commonly asked questions about pubic Lice, is “How do I know I have them"? I will outline the obvious symptoms to look out for, the main distinguishing features between crabs and other STD's and recommend some of the best remedies to treat them. What are Pubic Lice First of all, Public lice have nothing to do with poor hygiene. Pubic lice are tiny parasitic .. (Diseases STDs)

Do I Have Genital Herpes? Here Are Some of the Signs and Symptoms

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 Jeff Paterson (July 16, 2008)  Whether you are currently experiencing some sort of outbreak of sores or lesions on your genitals or genital area, or you've discovered a previous partner is infected with genital herpes, or you just suspect for any other reason you may have contracted the disease, the following is a brief guide on how to identify the symptoms of genital herpes. I'll start by first making it clear that . (Diseases STDs)

Do I Have Genital Herpes?

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 Jeff Paterson (July 16, 2008)  So you've got some ‘funny business’ going on downstairs. It might be some bumps, a rash, a burning sensation when urinating or some sort of discharge, or it could be something different entirely. Whatever the reason, you're asking yourself that scary question: “Do I have Genital Herpes?" The first thing is to clear up some of the myths surrounding Genital Herpes. It's .. (Diseases STDs)




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