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HIV Risk Hugging

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A BIG HUG &THANK YOU FOR YOUR REPLY

Dear Dr.Thnak you for your replyI checked your Archives i could not find the bank details to transfer fund and also if you can please let me know my risk too to my below worry.I had unprotected Oral sex (Fellatio )encounter and deep tongue kissing...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello Amit,I have no idea if the sex worker you "encountered" was HIV positive or not, so I have no way of knowing if you were exposed to HIV or not. If she was poz, your risk of HIV transmission would be very low unprotected oral, deep... Read more »

Doctor need a hug please answer me kindly i have just donated thank you so much 'i need your words

Dear doctor Bob,I have been living in complete fear, after a traumatic experience I always think... Read more »

Response from the Top Engineer + Digital Hugs Attached ;)

Hey Doc, Thanks for your detailed response. I really appreciate it. I just wanted to mention a few... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Gay Dads May Pose Less Risk for HIV

HIV risk in gay male couples is reduced when they become fathers, according to San Francisco State University (SFSU) researchers. Their study documented the lifestyle changes of transitioning to parenthood for 48 gay male couples in the Bay Area. ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

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TheBody.com

News & Views: Undetectable Transmission Risk = Zero?; Chronic Pain; The Poverty-HIV Link; and More

HIV News & Views, March 6, 2014 - TheBody.com March 6, 2014 Top Stories at TheBody.com Read Past Newsletters Change/Update Subscription Hello Readers, The Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic... Read more »
HIV i-Base

Risk of HIV Reinfection May Be Similar to Risk of Initial HIV Infection

The risk of HIV reinfection, sometimes called superinfection, has not been clearly established. Given the risk of initial sexual HIV infection from a single exposure in population studies is commonly calculated as generally low (although these... Read more »
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Hugs

Posted by Imaginethis, 1 Reply
I'm new to The Body and have been reading many of the posted messages. I wish I could give all my gay poz brothers a BIG HUG just to acknowledge your courage and share a little comfort. I've been so moved by your messages and the challenges many... Read more »

risk revelance

Posted by Anonymous
Sexual Practices and Associated Risk of HIV Transmission


Safer sex: extremely low- or no-risk practices
Self-masturbation
Touching, massaging, hugging, caressing
Social (dry) kissing
Probably safe: very low-risk practices (small theoretic risk)
Frenc... Read more »

Tranny bar possible risk?

Posted by anncd, 1 Reply
Hello. Thank you for reading me. About 4 weeks ago I went to a tranny (tranvestite) bar and after seeing three girls performing their dances I tip them and each of them in return hug me and kissed me (in my cheek or my neck, I don't exactly return)... Read more »