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Im gay worried about std?

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Dr. Ana Adelstein
Clinical Psychology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Knowledge & Safe Sex

If you are worried about getting an STD, it makes sense to learn as much as you can about them, as well as how to practice safe sex - practice sex so you minimize the chance of contracting an STD! Check out the Center For Disease Control's info on STDs & safe sex: http://www.
cdc.gov/sexualhealth/

In brief: Knowledge & Safe Sex

If you are worried about getting an STD, it makes sense to learn as much as you can about them, as well as how to practice safe sex - practice sex so you minimize the chance of contracting an STD! Check out the Center For Disease Control's info on STDs & safe sex: http://www.
cdc.gov/sexualhealth/
Dr. Ana Adelstein
Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Dr. Edward Goldberg
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Get Tested!

Most large cities have free testing centers.
Contact the local department of health for advice on where to get tested. It can be done anonymously and without embarrassment.

In brief: Get Tested!

Most large cities have free testing centers.
Contact the local department of health for advice on where to get tested. It can be done anonymously and without embarrassment.
Dr. Edward Goldberg
Dr. Edward Goldberg
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Dr. Dominic Riganotti
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Don't be

Deep breath....Find a good pcp or id doc.
Hiv, hep c, chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis and hpv are easily tested for. Probably best to find a gay doc..These are sensitive topics in our community.

In brief: Don't be

Deep breath....Find a good pcp or id doc.
Hiv, hep c, chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis and hpv are easily tested for. Probably best to find a gay doc..These are sensitive topics in our community.
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
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