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Risk of Catching HIV in Single Sex Act Low

Posted by Anon_E_Moose, 2 Replies

By DANIEL Q. 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...

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PLEASE HELP EX BF Had sex with a SEX WORKER

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Someone please answer my questions- my EX bf had sex with a sex worker in Spain when he was on a cruise to Bahrain he's in the navy... this was back in Nov - we got together around May and had sex several times - mostly protected but with 2-4 times... Read more »

Oral On Sex worker

Posted by Anonymous

I had protected sex with a sex worker, but I was dumb enough to give the girl oral for a couple minutes. I am freaking out big time. I have read that the chances of catching HIV via oral on a female is low, but I did have a couple oral cuts at the... Read more »

Sex worker

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had unprotected vaginal with a sex worker, I know i am stupiud. Tested negative at 4 and a half months. Is this conclusive? What are the chances of false negative and of the clinic messing up my test. Just concened cuz I keep getting these... Read more »

15 seconds unprotected sex, possible sex worker. What are my chances??!?!

Posted by treeoflife1, 2 Replies
Had a 15 to 10 second exposure of unprotected vaginal sex with a women before coming to my senses and stopping.
Got my 7 week negative Oraquick. Is testing at 12 weeks even worth it? Read more »
Ask the Experts

If I superglue my penis shut before sex instead of wearing a condom, can I still catch aids?

please tell me what are the chances of getting aids if i do this....
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,I'll bet you voted for Bush. Twice, right? Go ahead and give it a try and let us know how it works out for you, OK? (Forum readers, it's also a good way to keep dolts and Republicans from procreating.) Now before I start getting mail... Read more »

What is my risk of catching HIV/AIDS if I Had unprotected sex with a transsexual for a brief period?

I went to a transsexual bar earlier today. I am a straight male who was "curious" and wanted to experiment. The bartender who is also an escort started to flirt with me and then we started drinking. The transsexual brought to a back area...
Shannon Southall

Response from Shannon Southall

Rocky Mountain CARES
HiAny time you have unprotected sex you put yourself at risk. Anal sex carries the highest risk of HIV transmission, more so for the receptive partner. You should be tested, the standards for testing are to be tested initially at 3 weeks then again... Read more »

unsafe sex practices of sex workers & legality?

Hi Dr Bob, Well done on all the great work you've done into HIV / AIDS - I am sure you have touched many lives.I live in Australia. I'm a 25 yr old male who has never had penile vaginal sex without a condom. This has been for a number...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hey Aussie-dude,No worries mate! She'll be apples, as you downunder boys like to say.1.Assuming your latex condom was used properly and did not break, you would be protected. HIV cannot permeate intact latex. Consequently, even if the semen... Read more »

sucking n having sex with protection can cause hiv to sex worker

can I get hiv by sucking or licking the female on breast and neck of sex worker.i jad sex with sex worker on 7th jan 2014.i have done sex with protection and I lick her n kiss her on neck and I suck her boobs also.pls reply what I have to do I am...
Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

Response from Lisa Hightow-Weidman, M.D., M.P.H.

University of North Carolina
Hello thereI would not consider you at risk for HIV from what you describe for the following reasons. While the breast milk from an HIV-positive woman can transmit the virus while breastfeeding infants, there are no recorded cases of HIV... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Clients of Commercial Sex Workers Will Determine Course of HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Asia, East-West Center Says

The male clients of commercial sex workers will determine the course of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Asia, Tim Brown, a researcher at the East-West Center , said this week at the XV International AIDS Conference in Bangkok, Thailand, the AP/ South... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indian Sex Workers Hone Their Art of Love From Kamasutra to Prevent AIDS

In India's eastern state of West Bengal, sex workers are studying the Kamasutra, the ancient Hindu treatise on sex, in an attempt to stem the tide of HIV/AIDS and other STDs. The nongovernmental organization Institute of International Social... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

India: Sex Workers Denied U.S. Visa Hold Their Own AIDS Conference

International sex workers who say they were denied visas to attend the 19th International AIDS Conference in Washington launched their own meeting Saturday in Kolkata. Organizers said 550 sex worker representatives from India and 41 other nations... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Sex Workers Become Integral Part of AIDS Data and Outreach

Baltimore health officials are taking steps to integrate sex workers into the fight against HIV/AIDS, from data collection to outreach. "There's a growing recognition at the health department of the importance and need for better outreach and... Read more »