STD inspirational stories (1,400+)

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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The hardest part about getting diagnosed with an STD is the love you lose for yourself. Suddenly, you feel worthless, dirty, and ashamed. You laugh with the jok...     For detail, click here.
I was first diagnosed 12 years ago after not being "with" anyone for 4 years. My boyfriend of only a couple months gave it to me and I was inconsolab...     For detail, click here.
I just went for my normal smear and was told I had abnormal cells. I didn't know that HPV is such a common thing, I thought it's something you can see just lik...     For detail, click here.
I found out I had HSV 1 and 2 Jan. 6th and I tried to trace back my steps, from whom I caught this from and the 2 people in which I was involved with did not ha...     For detail, click here.
I have always been that person who felt "less" then others. The over sensitive woman that takes in the "sad case". Yes, I have herpes. Yes,...     For detail, click here.
I was diagnosed while married and had never had a symptom. My now ex wasn't worried and never did get Herpes. It could be so much worse. I had a back surgery th...     For detail, click here.
Having to deal with this virus is devastating when your only bad habit is wanting to be loved/sexed. I figure if I'm myself, honest & true that someone will wan...     For detail, click here.
Why? was my first question i did everything i could right, i was honest, Faithful and i loved her unconditionally. 3 years of my life with her..... i never woul...     For detail, click here.
Hi, this is my biggest fear and that is not having any one to come home to and share my life with.hsv has costed me a lot of friends.well come to find out I did...     For detail, click here.
I don't normally have NY resolutions because I never stick to them but guess what, I have decided to have just one resolution which is to stay positive. BTW thi...     For detail, click here.