Sexually Transmitted Diseases/Does he have Thrush.



I hope you can help, I am currently 19 weeks and 3 days pregnant and have Thrush. My partner has come up with a rash on his penis I have a photo could you advise if this is the case please? or if this is anything more serious.

Thank you.


Hi Claire,

It appears so! If you have it and you're having unprotected intercourse with your partner than I'm willing to bet a pumpkin pie he'll get it too. We call it balanitis here in the States, but a simple yeast infection prescription clears it right up. However, make sure you either practice abstinence or use a barrier method until it clears up until you have sex again or else you'll re-infect one another :(



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Educated and certified in STI information, HIV and AIDS, and trained in comprehensive sex education for teens and young adults. Providing counseling in sexuality, sexual interests, and sexual orientations, pregnancy prevention, safer sex initiatives, and teaching health education seminars to adults ages 18-65 for the past 3 years. Serve underserved clients in homeless shelters, workplace readiness programs, and detention centers. Three term AmeriCorps domestic service volunteer and Peace Corps nominee for Health Service to Lesotho and Rwanda. Providing services to the GLBTQIA populations of which I am a member.


3 years as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician (Advanced) for 3 years and comprehensive sex educator for 3 years and parenting educator for 3 years. *North Carolina State Certified Emergency Medical Technician, #P083512 *Certified Health Education Specialist, #22589

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*Doctor of Education (candidate), K-12 Teacher Leadership; Capella University *Master of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Capella University *Master of Education, Curriculum and Instruction; Concordia University-Portland *Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and English; East Carolina University

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*Over 180 clients, lasting 30 sessions, in 5 locations during Florida service. *Over 150 clients, lasting 18 sessions, in 2 locations during South Carolina service.

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