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Can A Male Catch Hiv Through Sex

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can i get aids from having sex with male dog? (DOGS and HIV, 2010)

can i get aids H.i.v from having sex with male dog?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...or not 3) i have doubts that he has sex with his dog (i am not kidding) 4) his dog bit me 5) is it possible that i contracted AIDS?Thank you.Response from Dr. FrascinoHello,Have you been listening to those rightwing wing-nuts who claim being gay... Read more »

Fatique after Oral Sex with HIV + male

Dr. BobI recently found myself in a situation where I received oral sex (a rim job) from a male... Read more »

Sex toy and oral sex

Hi Robert. I have read through your answers before asking this but I feel I need a personal... Read more »
Articles
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Namibia Law Banning Male-to-Male Sex Is Hindering Condom Distribution, HIV Prevention in Prisons, Advocates Say

...male-to-male sex is preventing condom distribution in the country's prisons and hindering HIV prevention efforts, according to HIV/AIDS advocates, South Africa's Mail & Guardian reports. According to government officials, condom distribution... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Potential for Sexual Transmission of HIV Infection From Male Injecting-Drug Users Who Have Sex With Men in Tehran, Iran

...growing concern, however, over the potential for bridging HIV infection from IDUs to other populations, including men who have sex with men, noted the authors of the current study. From 2003 to 2004, cross-sectional biobehavioral surveys were... Read more »
The Body PRO

High HIV Prevalence Found Among Male Partners of Thai Sex Workers

...physician with a public health degree. I work at the [U.S.] Centers of Disease Control in Atlanta, Ga., and with the Global AIDS Program. We did a research project looking at male clients of female sex workers in Thailand. 1 Thailand had done... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Bali Foundation Calls for Increased Testing to Curb HIV Among Male Sex Workers

... The Gaya Dewata Foundation -- a group focused on HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infection education, support and treatment in Bali -- recently called for increased STI testing among Read more »
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HIV FROM CONDOMS AFER FACT?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What are the chances of catching hiv when: You have sex with a male with the condom on, after he cums he pulls the condom off and you play around for around 10 minutes he puts his penis Read more »

Is it possible?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Is it possible to have sex with a known hiv + person, have all the ARS symptoms and then six months later with no additiional exposures test negative? Read more »

Risk of Catching HIV in Single Sex Act Low

Posted by Anon_E_Moose, 1 Reply
...HANEY, AP Medical Editor CHICAGO (AP) - A study of heterosexual couples in Africa concludes that the chance of catching the AIDS ( news - web sites ) virus from a single sexual encounter with an infected person is one in 588. This risk is... Read more »

sharing my story

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...After reading several of these posts, I felt it necessary to share my story. I had an unprotected sexual encounter (vaginal sex) with a girl whom I did not know. Like most of you, I was extremely concerned about my chances of Read more »