Welcome to LA HELP.org We are the Los Angeles area support center for people living and dealing with the effects of Herpes. We are a group run by and for people with Herpes. Our group is associated with the Herpes Resource Center \ American Social Health Association. It's a difficult situation finding out you have herpes, dealing with herpes has given your life a new challenge. We give you a place to go and talk to others who have herpes and find out how they are dealing with it. You are not alone. Join us and find out, your life isn't over. It's just a twist in the story


Help Links

American Academy of Dermatology
American Herpes Foundation (AHF)
Australian Herpes Information
Focus Technologies (formerly MRL) - HerpeSelect™ Test
Genital Herpes.com
Herpes Diagnosis
Healthy Lives
Herpevac Clinical Trial
Herpes Help - Complete Health Guide to Herpes
Mediscover Infectious diseases Document
The Herpes Home Page
The International Herpes Alliance
The International Herpes Management Forum
University of Washington Virology Research Clinic
Viridae Clinical Services
Westover Heights Herpes Clinic and Research

HPV Web sites

American Cancer Society
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
Cancer Links USA
CDC's "Prevention of Genital HPV Infection..."
Thinprep Pap Test - Women's Health Center, Cytyc Corporation
Digene - HPV Information, Hybrid Capture 2
Planned Parenthood
The Respiratory Papillomavirus Home Page
3M Pharmaceuticals - Aldara (Imiquimod)

Other STD-related Websites

Centers For Disease Control and Prevention
California STD/HIV Prevention Training Center
Engender Health
Family Health International
Go Ask Alice
Health Advice Company
Healthy People 2010 website:
The Hidden Epidemic Online
Internet Grateful Med
National STD/HIV Prevention Training Centers
3M National Vaginitis Association
Pan American Health Organization
Social and Support Networking Alliance
University of Alberta - Free Educational Software
Unspeakable: The Naked Truth About STDs
World Health Organization Home Page

Health Care Provider Websites

2002 CDC Treatment Guidelines for Sexually Transmitted Diseases
American Academy of Dermatology
American Medical Association
American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology
Annals of Internal Medicine
Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU)
Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
CDC National Prevention Information Network
Johns Hopkins Univ. School of Medicine STD Research Group
Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)
MedMark (Medical Bookmarks)
National Cervical Cancer Public Education Campaign
National Institutes of Health
New England Journal of Medicine
The Vaccine Page

Women's Health Web sites

American College of Nurse-Midwives
American Medical Women’s Association
American Society of Reproductive Medicine
Ann Rose’s Ultimate Birth Control Page
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Atlanta Reproductive Health Centre (Infertility)
Center for Cervical Health
Digene - Women's Health
Female Condoms
A Forum for Women's Health
The Global Reproductive Health Forum (GRHF)
JAMA Women's Health
Kaiser Family Foundation Reproductive Health
National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC)
National Cervical Cancer Public Education Campaign
National Women's Health Information Center (NWHIC)
National Women's Health Resource Center
Planned Parenthood Federation of American
Pregnancy and HIV--Info for Women & Doctors
RESOLVE (Infertility)
Women's Cancer Network (WCN)
Women's Health Interactive
Women in the Know
3M National Vaginitis Association
Women Helping Women

Maternal and Child Health Web sites

Baby Zone
NC March of Dimes
NC Smart Start
Parents of Premature Babies

Gay and Lesbian Health Web sites

Fenway Community Health Center
Gay and Lesbian Medical Association
GMHC (Gay Men's Health Crisis)
Howard Brown Health Center
Lesbian Health: Current Assessment and Directions for the Future, IOM Report
Whitman-Walker Clinic

Sexual Health Web sites

Alan Guttmacher Institute
The Network for Family Life Education's Teen Site, "Sex Etc."
The Sexual Health Network
Sexual Assault Information Page

Minority Health Web sites

Office of Minority Health

Condom sites

American Social Health Association The Right Way to Use A Condom
American Social Health Association Teen Website
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Fact Sheet (2002)
Planned Parenthood Fact Sheet (2000)
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (Call to Discontinue use of N-9)
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States The Truth About Condoms
Healthy People 2010 Responsible Sexual Health as a Leading Health Indicator

Research Sites for Herpes

Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases:
The American Medical Association:
The American Academy of Physicians Assistants:
Annals of Internal Medicine:
Archives of Dermatology:
Emerging Infectious Diseases (CDC):
Infectious Disease Clinics of North America:
The Journal of The American Medical Association:
Medicine Arena:
National Academy of Sciences:
Proceedings of the Nat. Academy of Sciences of the USA
Archives of Dermatological Research:
The Journal of Clinical Investigation:
The Journal of Infectious Diseases:
The New England Journal of Medicine:
Pub Med:
Med Line Plus:

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