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Hiv Casual Contact Touching Door Knobs

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Door knobs

If there is someone what has touched a door knob who has aids and have left blood vaginal fluids or sperm on the door handle etc... And then later masterbate can you contract HIV?...
Richard Cordova III

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Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:No, you can not catch HIV from casual contact like this.In health,Richard... Read more »

Door knob

Dear Experts!I have a question. I am worrying.This morning I cut my nails, then I went to a post... Read more »

door knob in a public bathroom touch tounge with finger

i used the bathroom and wash my hand with soap. i didnt used any paper towel to wipe my hand. I... Read more »
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Posted by mental_case
look i am trying to help you here but...
you have an awful weird definition of CASUAL contact!
there is not an exchange of cum or blood in casual contact it is that simple.
in life anything can happen and if... Read more »

Touching Doors

Posted by Choosing2Liv, 3 Replies
Heard a new one yesterday. I was told that you should never touch a rest room door (especially at rest stops), because gays masturbate each other there and walk out without washing their hands. If you touch the door handle and then eat afterwards,... Read more »

Can I get HIV from fingering? Casual encounter and terrified about it

Posted by WorriedGgirl, 2 Replies
My boyfriend broke up with me and I was really sad and feeling really unattractive. So a friend told me to hock up with someone and I contact a guy from craigslist. I went to his house and we had sex, and I felt my vagina opening tearing a bit (I... Read more »

Got oral from a crackhead and touched condom after

Posted by Misterx, 2 Replies
I'm 21 years old and I feel so guilty I was driving yesterday at night and I picked up a hooker she was obviously a crackhead. It was dark so I don't remember if her mouth had sores or gym disease or what have you. She gave me oral with a condom on... Read more »