I'm glad to hear that you're dating again—and even happier to hear you ask about safe sex.
Age in no way protects you from sexually transmitted diseases (STD).
For many people, one of the scariest things about learning they have a sexually transmitted disease (STD) is the thought of dating with it. They may question how to talk about their diagnosis with a new or existing partner.
But when you search around, there are so many dating sites for people diagnosed with an STD. We’re going to let you in on a little known secret: Sometimes dating sites are networked together, creating the illusion that there are many more. Here are our other criteria: Let’s jump right in and see what we’re dealing with.
Positive Singles is undoubtedly the largest and most active STD dating site.
I am recently divorced at age 50 and I am dating again.
What do I need to know about sexually transmitted diseases these days?
That would take the burden of disclosure off people who know they have an STD.
Instead, everyone would come to the table with something to say.
In fact, if you are postmenopausal and not using at least a topical estrogen, your vaginal tissue may be even more vulnerable to infection.
These days, most of us think of HIV and AIDS when we think of sexually transmitted diseases, but the reality is that chlamydia is a far greater risk for women.
For the last 2 years, I have been in a relationship with a woman who has an STD, genital herpes, to be exact.