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Tag Archive | "Herpes"

Dear Dr. Vanessa, Did My Girlfriend Give Me Herpes?

Wednesday, October 5, 2011

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photo via Flickr Every few weeks, Dr. Vanessa Cullins, a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist and vice president for medical affairs at Planned Parenthood¬ģ Federation of America, will be answering your questions on EMandLO.com. To ask her your own question, click here. Dear Dr. Vanessa, I‚Äôve been with my current partner for six months, and I just got [...]

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Dear Dr. Kate: When Should I Tell a Partner About Oral Herpes?

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

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photo via Flickr Dr. Kate is an OB/GYN at one of the largest teaching hospitals in New York City and she answers your medical questions here every two weeks. To ask her your own question, click here. Dear Dr. Kate, I am a woman with oral herpes. Is this something I should tell new partners [...]

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Dear Dr. Vanessa, My GF Has Genital Herpes – What Are My Risks?

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

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photo by Gabriel Delgado Every few weeks, Dr. Vanessa Cullins, a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist and vice president for medical affairs at Planned Parenthood¬ģ Federation of America, will be answering your questions here. To ask her your own question, click here. Dear Dr. Vanessa, My girlfriend has HSV 1 (herpes simplex virus 1) genitally but hasn’t had [...]

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Confession: I’m a Safer Sex Scold and Proud Of It

Thursday, September 16, 2010

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photo by Lori Greig Our contributor Abby Spector, who is majoring in Feminine/Gender/Sexuality Studies at Wesleyan University, has a confession to make: College students have a lot of sex. They are horny, hot and away from home. Add in a drop (or gallon) of alcohol and you get strangers pairing off by 8pm — or [...]

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Dear Dr. Kate – Looks Like Herpes, Could It Be Something Else?

Thursday, June 17, 2010

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photo by Katie_Tegtmeyer Dr. Kate is an OB/GYN at one of the largest teaching hospitals in New York City and she answers your medical questions here once a week. To ask her your own question, click here. Dear Dr. Kate, I recently had a few zit-like sores on my labia that I was convinced were [...]

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Herpes – the Good News, the Bad News, and the Really Bad News

Thursday, March 18, 2010

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photo by Nathan Csonka A new study out from the CDC shows that herpes is twice as common in women than men, and three times as common in blacks than whites. A massive 48% of new herpes cases are among black women. We called on Dr. Vanessa Cullins, an obstetrician/gynecologist and vice president for medical [...]

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