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I had protected vaginal sex with a friend.
Apr 29, 2012

I was wondering what are the risks of getting HIV from heterosexual sex with a condom that didn't break? I also went and took a shower like 10 minutes after the act. So I'm worried if I could have caught HIV or Herpes. I'm hoping I didn't catch either but more so the HIV. She didn't appear to have any Herpes sores. And I kept the condom on from beginning to end with it being intact from beginning to end.

Response from Ms. Southall

Hi Wearing a condom protects you from HIV. You did everything right!

Be well and stay safe, Shannon



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