All these shared experiences about living with STDs were contributed by real people. We hope to help you gain the confidence to manage STD in your daily life.

Many people, especially when newly diagnosed, find comfort in knowing that others have similar experiences. Inspire and help others by sharing your story! You can do it anonymously.

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I have met several people on this website. It is not the end of the world. You can truly meet someone in the same situation that can fulfill your life. I ...     For detail, click here.
I don’t know if I could call this an inspiration but an experience. I have HIV, but lead a good happy life. I have many friends whom I don’t tell my situati...     For detail, click here.
Having been diagnosed on April Fools 2009, I was sure it was some sort of sick and twisted joke. A person, such as my self- always cautious, good head on my sho...     For detail, click here.
It took me days to sit and wonder why I was chosen to have such an experience with life. All I ever wanted was the military, to be part of something so amazing ...     For detail, click here.
I used to think like a child,when I saw all those herpes commercials on the Television.Isnt it somehow all to real to find out,after sometime the dogma is all t...     For detail, click here.
I have had this forever. I had low self confidence and this virus caused that to plummet even more. I could not bring myself to date anyone as I was ashamed to ...     For detail, click here.
I am a very Spiritual person and I draw from the energy around me and try to create and keep positive energy around me. One of the things I do is listen to Spir...     For detail, click here.
You are either cursed with the gift or blessed with the gift. In my case I can say I was blessed. Before my diagnosis I was a free spirited...lets go have fun...     For detail, click here.
I don't consider herpes a disease. Why: because it is a virus that is common among many people. Most of the people don't even know they carry the virus and ar...     For detail, click here.
I first found out i had HSV when i had just started my post secondary education. I was devistated when i first found out. At first it bothered me because it was...     For detail, click here.