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Can You Be Arrested For Giving Hepatitis

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

U.S. FDA Gives Bristol-Myers' Hepatitis Drug "Breakthrough" Designation

This article was reported by Fox Business . Fox Business reported that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) awarded "breakthrough therapy designation" to Bristol-Myers Squibb's investigational treatment for hepatitis C virus (HCV)... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

New Nigeria Anti-Gay Law Resulting in Arrests, Jeopardizes Anti-AIDS Fight, Experts Say

This article was reported by the Brandon Sun . The Brandon Sun reported that a new Nigerian law signed on January 7, the Same Sex Prohibition Act, established penalties of up to 14 years' imprisonment for gay marriage and up to 10 years in... Read more »
CDC National Prevention Information Network

Susquehanna Township, Pa., Woman Arrested for Assault After Lying About HIV Status, Police Say

This article was reported by PennLive.com . PennLive recently reported that state police charged a woman from Harrisburg, Pa., with aggravated assault and additional crimes after their investigation into allegations showed that she had lied to a... Read more »
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Risks of giving First Aid and CPR

hello dr. recently a friend(unknown if hiv positive) fell and cut a severe gash above his eye. I arrived on scene several hours later.He refused medical treatment and was in a severe drunken state. I offered him wet compresses to place against the...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
Thank you for your question.When giving a person first aid, care should always be taken to avoid contact with their blood. This is important in order to avoid a possible exposure to HIV, hepatitis B, hepatitis C, and other bloodborne diseases. You... Read more »

giving hand jobs to different people

good afternoon. i write from italy, and i really need an answer to calm me down.. i am a Massage Therapist, but i don't have my own studio, and i go to clients houses to give them massage and always finish up with a happy one, (hand job)...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Buon giorno,Il tuo rischio e inesistente. Il HIV non e trasmesso via le seghe senza circostanze attenuanti. Stai bene. Buona fortuna.Dr. Bob... Read more »

HBV after giving oral to a woman?

Doc,I'll be brief and maybe you'll reply back. I gave oral sex to a woman 17 weeks ago. Only licked clitoris; no insertion of my tongue into her vagina; there was no presence of any fluid on her genitals. 1)I have read oral sex is low...
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
I doubt that you are at risk for hepatitis B and would not pursue testing.I would discuss with the medical provider who offered you a 90 day HIV test as to whether they planned another test at six months based on this and maybe other risks. I... Read more »

I'm worried about giving my new b/f HIV through Oral Sex (DISCLOSURE, 2009)

I am HIV+, been poz for 15 years now. My T-Cell count is normal and my viral load is undetectable, thanks to HAART. I live in a tiny podunk town where HIV is not talked about. I recently met a young buck and we have the hots for each other. We...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,You have several "information" issues you need to deal with. First and most important is disclosing your HIV-positive status to your new boy toy. Since "he is new to all of this and is not very sexually active . . . ,"... Read more »
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arrested for infection?

Posted by lost005, 3 Replies
I have been casually seeing the same guy for a while. He has never asked me my status and I have not disclosed. We have only had oral sex but I know there is still a chance. I was going to disclose but I read online that certain states you can be... Read more »

Giving up

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
After 12 known yrs of having and battling HIV and HCV, I've decided to give up. I'm bi-polar, too, and it's all become too much for me to handle. Support, family, friends are non-existant in my life. I don't post here to have guys encourage me to... Read more »

Articles on Cardiac Arrest: The Causes & Symptoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Cardiac Arrest is life-and-death emergency -- every second counts. It is one of the leading causes of death among adults.
This is an Article at http://www.mesotheliomaresourceonline.com/articles/cardiac_arrest.html which has information on Cardiac... Read more »