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Can A Male Get Pubic Lice From Public Restrooms

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pubic lice

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I know the topic here mainly is hiv.. but I would like to know if anyone knows about pubic lice (crabs), how long does it take for you to notice? I had an encounter two months ago, but until today this feeling started.. like a sensation in the... Read more »

white pubic hairs

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hello, recently some of my pubic hairs seem to have a white coating on them. Like, the hair is dead or something. It seems to grow with the follice as well.

I've searched and searched but I don't see anything about this, not even on this site. I... Read more »

Male to Female Transmission is Low!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hi folks!

This post is targeted to those like me:
a heterosexual male in his early to mid twenties who have had a brief unprotected vaginal exposure.

I just want to remind you guys that female to male transmission is pretty darn low. It's not... Read more »

is there any couple (male and female) HIV+

Posted by Unlucky2, 1 Reply
i wouold like to find a couple that is HIV positive and both partners are Positiive i would like to know about your experience cause i need advise... my girlfriend might have HIV cause i a HIV+ and i dont know how to tell her Read more »

Negative..... again

Posted by Anonymous
Musta been the crab cakes.
See y'all tomorrow.

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Pubic lice and HIV transmission

DoctorIf I get pubic lice from HIV positive partner...would that put me into a risk of getting HIV since scrabs feed themselves with blood? Would my blood stream get infected HIV blood through the scrab bite?Sorry. Its odd.All the best...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Nope! Pubic lice, bedbugs, mosquitoes and all other biting or blood-sucking creepy crawlers do not transmit HIV/AIDS. Period. End of story.Dr. Bob... Read more »

using public restrooms?

My question is simple, Can you get any STD by using public restrooms? If not, can you get any diseases by using public restrooms?...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
Sexually transmitted infections are transmitted through sexual contact. They are not transmitted through casual contact (i.e., contact with objects in the day-to-day environment).RMK... Read more »

needlestick in a public restroom?

Dr. Bob- Thanks for taking my question. On March 6, I was involved in masturbation in a public restroom when the guy in the next stall motioned for me to come near the stall so he could masturbate me. Like an idiot, I did for @ 30 seconds before...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Dude, Are you really asking me if you would have noticed or even felt someone sticking a "syringe w/ needle" into your urethra??? OUCHAMAGOUCHA!!!!!!Whackos with HIV-loaded syringes injecting horned-up hotties in powder rooms is too far... Read more »

blood exposure in public restroom

hi dr. i had an incident at the gym where i had to use the restroom urgently the stall had menstrual blood in the inner walls of the toilet which seemed inbeded because it didn't flush away anyway i was cautious. i have a case of anal fissures...
Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.

Response from Jacques Chambers, C.L.U.
You accidentally sent this to the insurance and workplace site. You really should direct it to one of the medical professionals. Jacques... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

DOJ Investigating Alabama Resort After Manager Prohibits HIV-Positive Child From Using Pool, Restrooms

The Department of Justice is investigating Wales West RV Resort in Silverhill, Ala., in preparation for a possible discrimination lawsuit after a manager at the facility prohibited an HIV-positive child from using the facility's swimming pool and... Read more »
Sage Publications

AIDS Prevention and Public Policy: The Experience of Gay Males

Although the percentage of HIV-infected individuals who are gay and bisexual men has droppedabout 20% in recent years, the AIDS epidemic has been and remains a crisis of unmitigatedproportions for the gay male community in the United States. Figures... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Lancet Publishes Opinion Pieces Responding to Studies Finding That Male Circumcision Reduces Men's HIV Infection Risk

The Lancet in its May 12 issue published several opinion pieces responding to studies conducted in Kenya and Uganda and published in the Feb. 23 issue of the journal that found routine male circumcision could reduce a man's risk of HIV infection... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Scale-up of Male Circumcision Programs for HIV Prevention Will Require "Strong Political Backing," Funding, NEJM Perspective Piece Says

"In a radical departure from earlier strategies, public health officials are now arguing that circumcision of men should be a key weapon in the fight against" HIV in Africa, Ingrid Katz of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and... Read more »