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 had herpes long before computers were a medium of communication or google even existed. I had two marriages, and three children, and my spouses did not h...     For detail, click here.
My name is Samantha I began seeing a man who was incredibly sweet and charming, or so I thought. He told me I was the only person he was sleeping with he was ve...     For detail, click here.
Just know that your life is not over. Just know that things will get better. I have found that time like with all other things certainly helps the process alo...     For detail, click here.
im not sure when i first started with herpes, the word id heard loads and never thought id get, but one day i had a major breakout and i had no idea what it was...     For detail, click here.
When i was only 15 years old I started getting curious about what sex would be like...All my friends were already talking about it and i decided to let the firs...     For detail, click here.
Following a break-up with someone I had met on this site (a relationship of 1.5 years), I was very nervous to get back into the dating game. To my surprise, a ...     For detail, click here.
I was one of those people who had it but never had a symptom or anything to warn me i had it. Without knowing i gave it to my girlfriend at the time. Needless t...     For detail, click here.
I found out i had herpes about 4 years ago. It was hard at first. The guy i was seeing swore i didnt get it from him but he didnt leave. I got a lot of breakou...     For detail, click here.
I recently found out that I was diagnosed with it. My boyfriend of 2 years cheated on me, and I found out the worse way.. My first outbreak was on my 18th birth...     For detail, click here.
I meet a man when I was 28. We knew eachother in middle school thru until high school. After high school most people go their seperate ways as we did. The. 10 y...     For detail, click here.