Nov 1, 2001
I am very worried--I had a cut on my palm-the size of a pencil eraser -that was exactly 2-days old--not bleeding --yet not fully healed---I shook hands with a stranger who said he was an AIDS-case worker--I noticed no blood on his hands-BUT-what if he had a cut? I am married and celibate for 20 years--what an irony if I got infected from this one handshake! thank-you--am a nervous wreck!
Response from Ms. Breuer
You are in serious need of some reliable information about transmission, and guess what? This site has it! Please return to the home page and select the expert information on transmission. I guarantee you'll feel a lot better.
Get Email Notifications When This Forum Updates or Subscribe With RSS
This forum is designed for educational purposes only, and experts are not rendering medical, mental health, legal or other professional advice or services. If you have or suspect you may have a medical, mental health, legal or other problem that requires advice, consult your own caregiver, attorney or other qualified professional.
Experts appearing on this page are independent and are solely responsible for editing and fact-checking their material. Neither TheBody.com nor any advertiser is the publisher or speaker of posted visitors' questions or the experts' material.