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Bananas And Aids Virus

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banana and hiv

Doctor Bob what do you think about using squeeze banana as lubricant since scientist found something that can kill hiv in banana, in short rubbing banana on condom to reduce risk in case of breakage.tugurun
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...(See below.)Dr. BobHow Bananas Could Help Prevent the Spread of HIV March 31, 2010A natural chemical in bananas could inhibit HIV infection and play a role in future drug applications, investigators report in a new preliminary study.Researchers... Read more »

Masturbating with banana - HIV? (SEX WITH FRUITS AND VEGETABLE) (CUCUMBER)

I know this is probably a stupid question but I'd just like your professional opinion. I was... Read more »

cucumber and bananas (SEX WITH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES, 2010)

I mastrbate with cucumbers and bananas but sometimes i forget to wash it. can i get any infections... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

How Bananas Could Help Prevent the Spread of HIV

... A natural chemical in bananas could inhibit HIV infection and play a role in future drug applications, investigators report in a new preliminary study. Researchers knew that Read more »
The Well Project

Caring for Your Gut: Dealing With Diarrhea, Nausea and Other Stomach Problems if You Have HIV/AIDS

...beans, and brown rice Dairy products (milk and cheese) Some foods can help to relieve diarrhea, such as the BRATT diet: Bananas White rice Apple juice or apple sauce Toast Herbal Tea Nausea, Vomiting and Anorexia Nausea, vomiting,... Read more »
The Well Project

Diarrhea

...Report 5(2). 114-119. Jensen-Fangel, S., et al. (2003). The use of calcium carbonate in nelfinavir-associated diarrhea in HIV-1 infected patients. HIV Medicine 4(1). 48. Acute Diarrhea Patient Handout. McKesson Clinical Reference Systems... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Time; Check It Out The Bottom Line What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? HIV fraud is the promotion,... Read more »
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Am I Infected

Posted by delhiguy, 3 Replies
I am 30 YO guy. Worried that I may have got infected. I met this friend of mine on 5th of Dec 2010 which was just a causual meeting after 5 years. After having drinks she started touching me and I got aroused and we end up mating. While in act, she... Read more »

Lost

Posted by LostNconfused, 5 Replies
I tested positive 3 days before Christmas and I think I am still numb to the fact. I haven't told any friends or family because I really don't know how and most are judgemental and I'm sure will walk away. But I guess if they do, then I didn't need... Read more »

Im new and want friends!=)

Posted by chula93, 1 Reply
hey! i am new here. I have had HIV all my life. i was born with it. Anyway, i thought it would be nice to talk to other people. Dame un mesaje si tu quieres=) Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »