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Can You Contract AIDS From Showering

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I Donated: Followup on anal poke in shower question

Dr. Frascino:No question...just a big thank you for answering my question and doing it so fast. It meant a great deal to me. I have mailed my check.
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...reconfirmed. You'll need an HIV-antibody test at the three-month mark. The odds are astronomically in your favor that you did not contract HIV from this sexercise.Good luck.Dr. Bob Read more »

masturbation in shower

i masturbate everyday and usually in the shower. I have also read that semen and hot shower water... Read more »

am i at risk of hiv by masturbating in shower (CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV OR STD, 2010)

i usually masturbate in the shower and one day i noticed my own semen had entered a cut on my... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...country of birth. Data suggest that Hispanic/Latino men born in Puerto Rico are more likely than other Hispanic/Latino men to contract HIV as a result of injection drug use. By contrast, sexual contact with other men is the primary cause of HIV... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...in 2006. Heterosexual sex is the most common mode of transmissionamong women in the US. Nearly three quarters of HIV+ women contracted the virusthrough sex with an HIV+ man. Heterosexual sex is also the main source of HIVtransmission for women... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...The disease is not well understood which contributes to fears. People living with HIV are often seen as responsible for having contracted the disease, which increases feelings of guilt. HIV/AIDS is related to behaviors sanctioned by religious and... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
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A SAILORS STORY:(

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...result in mar 05... one is with my current girlfreind right now,(shes negtive, thank god) so my question is what are my chances contracting this disease and maybe even spreading it..is it more like 50-50 or 60-40.. a freind told me that i have a... Read more »

Celibate 21 years, now what?

Posted by stilllearning, 2 Replies
...sex. Most of the guys say they are HIV- and only will practice safe sex. I guess I could take my chances and go for it. Take a shower before and after sex and use condoms. And always check the other guy for obvious stds, warts, discharge, etc. My... Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...another, less well-known epidemic: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. There are those with OCD who have obsessive thoughts about contracting AIDS, and the results can be extremely punishing. These fears are actually part of a larger group of... Read more »

I'm scared

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
...and we've been very careful not to infect me. Yesterday, I was lying in bed in my underwear and my boyfriend was going to shower. I was upset about work so he came to lie down beside me and give me a hug. He was naked. He developed an... Read more »