Dating guy genital warts jewish dating usa
I burst into tears, then took a cab I couldn't afford back to my house because the idea of making eye contact with another human being on the bus felt overwhelming. After my doctor burned off my first round of warts with nitrogen, I obsessively monitored their healing, kneeling over a hand mirror in my bathroom for hours every night to analyze the tiny scabs.
I did feel sad that I missed the vaccine — if it had only come out a year earlier, I could have skipped all of this, and simply gone on associating "Hollaback Girl" with Gwen Stefani's shiny, shiny hair. Sometimes, life sucks a little like that, but that doesn't mean it's the end of the world.And since infection is skin-based, rather than fluid-based, condoms only offer limited protection from it.There are hundreds of different strains of HPV, all of which do slightly different things.It lent the entire situation a sort of surreal edge.I begged my doctor more and more for reassurance — that it would end, that there would be a certain point where I wouldn't infect partners anymore — which she said she couldn't give.