HIV/AIDS & STDs
Having an STD can make you more likely to get HIV.
- If you have an STD, get treatment because persons who are infected with STDs are more likely than uninfected persons to acquire HIV infection.
- There are many steps you can take to reduce your risk of STD and HIV. Find one (or more) that will work for you.
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Signs, symptoms, transmission, treatment, prevention and more.
Syphilis and HIV: A Dangerous Duo Affecting Gay and Bisexual Men - Blog about the impact of syphilis and HIV among gay and bisexual Men (December 13, 2012)
The Road From Observation to Intervention to Implementation: Perspectives of a Pragmatic HIV Prevention Researcher - STD Prevention Science Series 2012 presentation by Connie Celum, MD, MPH - View Recording
(December 17, 2012)
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STI Screening as HIV Prevention - This video features commentary for the 19th International AIDS Conference from Dr. Gail Bolan, M.D., Division Director for CDC’s Division of STD Prevention (DSTDP). (July 20, 2012)
HIV/AIDS - comprehensive information about HIV/AIDS.