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I got hepatitis B from my last boyfriend...am I contagious to new partners?

My last boyfriend gave me hepatitis B. I was really hurt...but I’ve moved on now and I’m wondering about a guy in my future. Is it possible for me to give someone HBV? If I did, would he have any problems or life threatening issues? Help me please.

How do I tell my partner I have genital warts?

I just got diagnosed with HPV (genital warts) through a Pap smear. I’ve been dating my boyfriend for six months...how do I tell my partner I have genital warts? I’m also wondering if I got them from him cheating on me. Can you help?

After having sex with me, my partner got bumps on his penis, but I don’t have symptoms...could it be an STD?

A guy I had sex with told me he’d gotten some pimple-like bumps all over his penis. The bumps hurt until he popped them. He also said it hurt to pee. He’s had sex with other people, but he only got the bumps after he had sex with me. We both got tested for STDs and we’re both negative...but I’m concerned. Could something else have caused those bumps?

We’ve been having sex for over a year, but now I’ve noticed some red and itchy bumps...do I have an STD?

I’ve been having sex with my wife for the last year without any problems. But last week, I found something that looks like a pimple on my penis. It’s red and itchy. It went away after a few days, but after we had sex tonight, I found two more bumps on the other side of my penis. Do I have an STD?

Is it possible to have herpes and not know it?

I’m a 21-year-old woman. I'm. About six months ago, I found out that I have genital herpes. The only person I could have contracted it from is my current boyfriend (he’s my first). We’re close and I believe he didn’t know he had the virus, but my family and friends think he must have known. Is it possible that a man might not know he has the herpes virus?