The most common STI/STDs in the US are Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Hepatitis B, Genital Herpes, HIV, Syphilis, Trichomoniasis and Human Papillomavirus (HPV).
The infections that occur each year cost about $16 billion in treatment.
Built for STD victims by STD victims, MP (Meet Positives) is an alternative to dating and a second chance for people who live with a sexually transmitted disease.
Our goal is to help impacted people feel normal again in a relationship.
MP helps sufferers avoid the embarrassment and possible rejection by telling a potential mate about their condition.
Our members join because they want to find and date others who have experienced the same struggles.I have coached so many women over the years after they are newly diagnosed with herpes and I always remind them that The Talk is an essential part of staying healthy.In fact, having genital herpes puts you at a greater risk of contracting HIV.The above viruses infect almost 59.5 million people and about 50.5 million men are infected.This accounts for approximately 110 million people living with STDs in the US.I have learned so much in the last 16 years from my own experience of dating with herpes and supporting women with herpes in my private practice and herpes Pink Tent™ support forum.While I never chose to use a herpes dating site myself, many women out there do and I totally support them in their choice. Benefits and Risks Of Using a Positive Singles Dating Site or Herpes Dating Site 1.Sexually transmitted infections are some of the most hidden epidemics and in the US.According to the CDC, there are 20 million new viral infections every year.They assume that since they both have herpes, that there is no reason to discuss their past medical history.STD’s come in all different forms, and while HSV is the 2nd most common STD, it is not the ONLY ONE.