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Can I Get Infected Without A Condom

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Infection From condom

Dear Dr. Bob,Hello, I have been wanting to ask this for a long time and need an answer from someone like you. This will seem very bizarre, but this is no joke. Almost two years ago, I was walking home from school and found a sealed condom on the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Just how young are you? I think the first time I "played" with a condom was when I was 13. So you "can't scratch your head without thinking you'll pass on the disease?" Which "head" are you scratching Read more »

PrEP and re-infection between HIV partners not using condoms

Hi, I am HIV poz and have been taking Truvada and Reyataz for five years now. My partner is also... Read more »

HIV reinfection if Wife infected: Strain, Mutation, Condoms

I have been infected by husband 2 years ago. He had no meds for 23 years, but developed AIDs... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Use for Preventing HIV Infection/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Comparative Multilevel Analysis of Uganda and Tanzania

...current study. The authors examined the influence of community-level factors, including health care programs and services, on condom use to prevent HIV infection among men and women in Uganda and Tanzania, countries where other studies have shown... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Pope Says Condoms Are Justified in Some Cases to Prevent HIV Infection

... "Pope Benedict XVI says in a new book that condoms can be justified for male prostitutes seeking to stop the spread of HIV, a stunning comment for a church criticized for its Read more »
The Body

Condoms: Papal Pontifications, a Quicker Quickie and CCCCs (Common Condom Complaints and Conundrums), Part One

...that's how he signed his post) wrote to me in The Body's forum Safe Sex and HIV Prevention concerning the subject of "man-bag condoms"! He wrote: Hey Dr. McHandsome, I'm about to enter into the sexually active period of my life. I'm 25... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Los Angeles Times Examines Catholic Church Debate Over Use of Condoms to Prevent HIV Infection

...The Los Angeles Times on Friday examined the "quiet but intense debate" within the Catholic Church over the use of condoms to prevent HIV infection (Wilkinson, Los Angeles Times , 2/4). Last month, Spanish Bishops Conference spokesperson... Read more »
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Married Guy in NYC infected when condom ripped....

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...So I just got the news that I am POZ, and I am in the process of breaking it to my wife. The guy was named B_______ and the condom ripped. He said it had never happened to him before, but I recently came across another guy who had a similar... Read more »

Married Guy in NYC infected by guy when condom ...

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...So I was infected by a guy named B_____ who swore he was neg, and then the condom broke. I came across another guy who had the same experience with B_____ in NYC... he swore he was neg, and then the condom Read more »

My condom slipped off while having sex?

Posted by Alexleuo, 2 Replies
...My condom slipped off while having sex with a sex worker. What is my risk? I am 35 years old male. Yestarday I was having sex with a Read more »

Condoms, chance of infection?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...hello. i have slept with 2 women in the past year. I used condoms every time and didn't have a breakage or slip ever. No oral. What is my risk level? thanks a million can you get it from taking Read more »