Can I Get Hiv From Using Public Restrooms

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Skin cracks from eczema and HIV in the public restroom

Dear Doctor, I'd like to ask the direct&short questions. Please help me. I've many skin crack and open cuts on hands and fingers (they were not heal yet at that time). I use the the hotel lobby restroom on August29,2010 and accidentally drop my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...needed to be on your cell phone while peeing and pooping in the hotel lobby restroom???Even with eczema-indued skin cracks, the HIV risk of diving into the unflushed tidy bowel to rescue your iPhone is nonexistent. Dr. Bob Read more »

HIV transmission from water splash in the eye/s in public restroom

I went to a movie theater yesterday. I was splashed in the eye with water by someone who had just... Read more »

Hiv transmission or paranoia

Hello.I have been so paranoid with hiv in the last three years that it has really changed my life... Read more »
Articles
The Body

The Role of Public Private Partnerships in the National HIV/AIDS Strategy

... This article was cross-posted from the AIDS.gov blog. James Albino is the Senior Program Manager in the Office of National AIDS Policy. Today, the White Office of National Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

American Journal of Public Health Publishes Supplement on HIV/AIDS

... The April 2009 supplement of the American Journal of Public Health focuses on issues surrounding HIV/AIDS, diversity and other topics. It includes editorials, commentaries, essays and research articles ( American Journal of PublicRead more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Arkansas HIV/AIDS Task Force Examines Ways to Encourage HIV-Positive People to Attend Public Forums, Provide Testimony

... The Arkansas HIV/AIDS Minority Task Force on Monday examined ways to encourage HIV-positive people to attend three upcoming public forums and provide Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Greater Awareness of HIV/AIDS, Other Global Health Issues Attributed to the Growth in Public Health Students, Washington Post Reports

...undergraduate college students who are taking classes in epidemiology, global health and public health, driven in part by the HIV/AIDS pandemic and a motivation to contribute to the field. According to a recent survey by the Association of... Read more »