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Can I Get Crabs With Condom On

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crabs (CRABS)

the real name for crabs...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,The little creatures have many names, including: Phthirus pubis, pubic lice, crab lice, Pediculosis pubis and "oh my God, creepy crawly bugs on my nether regions!"I'll repost below a few crab-related posts from the archives.Dr.... Read more »

Crabs from hot tub?

A friend called me to tell me he found crabs in his pubes and he wanted me to check myself. He... Read more »

Not your typical crabs.NEVER, EVER, EVER BEEN ASKED! Donation that will be true!

So here's the question.. I hope its not too strange for you, but it's been worrying me... Read more »
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Important STDS

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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 »

Negative..... again

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

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feeling rejected

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
My husband is neg and im pos we have been together for 10 years. He has started seeing some eles. We dont go any where together any more. We bought a house together. i want to sell the house. he dont . So i told him i would give him a chance... Read more »

Have had "unsafe" sex for over ten years.

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Come on let's get real here. We have all had so called "unsafe " sex and most of us are still around. I have had sex without condoms for years and I remain healthy and happy. In fact condoms are toxic in themselves (some people have latex allergies)... Read more »