Hpv and dating men
It may also be a good idea to have resources to which you can direct a partner, so you know they turn to trustworthy sources for information.
In addition to NCCC’s Web pages, see our Resources page for more sites with HPV information.
I had vaguely heard of it, but didn’t know exactly what it was.
This is to help establish your own comfort level and is where knowledge really does equal power.
One of the most important aspects of coping with HPV, and helping partners develop a good understanding of the virus, is getting factual information and avoiding myths and hype.
According to the Centers for Disease Control, “approximately 6.2 million new cases of sexually transmitted HPV infections are reported every year.
At least 20 million people in this country are already infected.” Really, it seems that if you have had sex with a few people, you have HPV.
The emotional toll of dealing with HPV is often as difficult as the medical aspects and can be more awkward to address.