I am a heart transplant recipient living with HPV.
I was brought up a very strict Catholic. And I mean VERY strict. I was not allowed to even have chaperoned "dates" with the opposite sex till I was 17. My first sexual encounter was at age 19, ...
I notice that there is a huge sense of shame and disgrace attached to HPV and (all STI's) for that matter, but why? I have to admitt, I even do it to myself. I feel so ashamed some days. Why is ...
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