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Dr. Robert Killian
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Std (Definition)

STD is also known as Sexually transmitted disease. This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Tip)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Myth: if you have an std, it is because you are a bad person. ...See more

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Improving Sexual Desire (Checklist)

Go out on a date with your spouse
6 Hrs, Weekly, forever
Turn off TV and computer in bedroom 30 minutes before bedtime
30 Min, Once, forever
Surprise your spouse with thoughtful gifts
Weekly
Make time to talk about things that concern you about relationship
Weekly
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What are the most common symptoms of sexually-transmitted disease?

Varies with STD's: Pelvic pain, pain with voiding, increased temperature, and / or vaginal discharge are common with some std's. Painful sores and warts are associated with other std's. Some std's can affect the liver and the immune system with symptoms related to those organs. ...Read more

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Can doctors test you for sexually transmitted diseases before you can donate blood?

Can doctors test you for sexually transmitted diseases before you can donate blood?

Yes, but...: All organ donors will be checked for all possible blood-borne / body-fluid-borne diseases such as HIV, syphilis, CMV, hep-B/hep-C, etc. Ask the detail at the center for organ harvesting. But, indeed, it is nice of you to think and ask this question for social conscience and safety. I salute you. Best ... ...Read more

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Sexually Transmitted Diseases (Tip)

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

If you're surprised by being diagnosed with an std, get screened for all the "usual suspects.". ...See more

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Improving Sexual Desire (Checklist)

Always respect your partner
Once
Try to please your partner more than yourself, and you will be happy
Once
Be open to new ideas when alone with just you and your partner
Once
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How fast can you spread sexually transmitted diseases after you contract them? I mean, before the tests come back?

How fast can you spread sexually transmitted diseases after you contract them? I mean, before the tests come back?

The next contact: Death, dementia, disfigurement, pain, cancer, transmission to others! sores, rashes, pain on urination... If you think you have been exposed. Get checked. ...Read more

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How do you know if you have a sexually transmitted disease from your partner?

Signs symptoms test: Depends on gender. Discharge, bloody mucous, pain, irritation, burning on urination, known exposure to an std, or a positive test. Some std may not have signs or symptoms. If you suspect you've got one, see your doctor for proper evaluation. ...Read more

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