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Deep French kissing

Jan 22, 2012

I Frenched kissed a guy and later that night I realized I had a small cut on my gum by my molar. Also, I have receding gums. I did not see or taste blood. He told me he was HIV negative. I'm still paranoid that I contracted something. Does this action put me at risk?

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi, You cannot get HIV from kissing. I would not be concerned!

Be well and stay safe, Shannon

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