Molluscum Contagiosum: A Short Story in 3 Parts – Part 3

Molluscum

This short story was submitted anonymously after the author participated in the STD Interviews. This is part 3 of a 3 part story. My life continued as normally as I could hope for. I went out with friends as much as my mood would allow, and didn’t let on to anyone including my friends, family, and […]

Molluscum Contagiosum: A Short Story in 3 Parts – Part 2

Molluscum

This short story was submitted anonymously after the author participated in the STD Interviews. This is part 2 of a 3 part story. During the summer my parents took my kids camping for a couple of weeks. They got eaten alive by mosquitoes and scratched themselves raw. There were so many bug bites when they got […]

Molluscum Contagiosum: A Short Story in 3 Parts – Part 1

Molluscum

This short story was submitted anonymously after the author participated in the STD Interviews. This is part 1 of a 3 part story. I have Molluscum Contagiosum, and have had it since spring of 2012. It’s not like I thought there was never a chance I could get an STD; I guess I just never […]

Molluscum – Wouldn’t Let My Kids in Her House – STD Interviews

Molluscum

Thanks to our most recent submission to the STD Interviews, we now have a male’s perspective about living with molluscum contagiosum. Molluscum doesn’t get a lot of attention, and the people who contract it can feel incredibly alone because of the lack of information, support groups, and stories available in print or on the internet. […]

What Does Molluscum Contagiosum Look Like – Pictures of STDs

What does molluscum look like?

Pictures of STDs When looking for pictures of STDs on google or any other search engine, you’re bound to come across incredibly graphic, disgusting, and down right scary pictures of STDs. While these pictures are sometimes real depictions of specific STDs, they are often the very worst case scenarios and can be meant to scare […]

STD List – Different Types of Viral STDs

Viral STD List

There are 3 different kinds of STDs: bacterial, viral, and parasitic.  Like bacterial STDs, viral STDs/STIs often give no warning signs or symptoms. This means you can get infected and infect a sexual partner without knowing it and serious complications which can cause irreversible damage can progress silently before you ever recognize a problem. Viral […]

A Blessing In Disguise – Molluscum Contagiosum – STD Interviews

Molluscum

This was a random submission via The STD Project’s contact form – we just love getting these – we, meaning, me!! Thank you for sharing your story – sometimes the mere act of writing it down can be incredibly healing and it will most certainly serve your purpose of letting others know they are not […]

Molluscum Contagiosum – STD Interviews

Molluscum

Just a quick thank you from The STD Project to the individual who shared this story – participating in the STD Interviews is one of the best ways to help others facing similar circumstances and will go a long way toward breaking the stigma!! It is also very difficult to do – sharing a personal […]