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Can You Contract HIV From Genital Rubbing

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jerk off with some else's saliva

hello! Im new to this page i have a question thats been bothering me for a while. I had a sexual encounter with a stranger(male) and STD Free(according to him)and I was wondering if i could get and STD from Him touching my penis with his hand. He...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Mutual masturbation, even with a bit of spit, is not considered a risk for HIV or most STDs. Frottage (dry docking while wearing tighty whites) is not considered a risk for STDs, including HIV.Donation information Read more »

Possible Infection?

Dear Dr Ryan,I was foolish enough to enagage with a Malaysian Sex Worker. I sort of rubbed my... Read more »

a close call in massage

Dr. Bob,I admire the fact that you still staying strong and saving all of us from worries despite... Read more »
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Herpes Simplex (Cold Sores and Genital Herpes)

...signs. Herpes simplex virus 1 (HSV1) is the common cause of cold sores (oral herpes) around the mouth. HSV2 normally causes genital herpes. However, through sexual activity, HSV1 can cause infections in the genital area, and HSV2 can infect the... Read more »
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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 »
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HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...drugs or alcohol. The presence of certain sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) can significantly increase one's chances of contracting HIV infection. A person who has both HIV infection and certain STDs has a greater chance of infecting others... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

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Rash? Someone please provide 411

Posted by dopey33, 2 Replies
...HI everyone. I am a little concerned. I had what appears to be a VERY low risk activity for contracting HIV but all of the sudden (its been exactly a month) I developed weird spots on my chest. I cant really describe the spots but Read more »

Stupidity

Posted by oleech, 2 Replies
...with a guy whose HIV status I didn't/don't know..before he put the condom on, there was so much genital contact which included rubbing his penis against my vagina etc.now I can't stop obsessing about having gotten the virus..I cry constantly and... Read more »

Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...penis. I immediately washed my penis with warm water and dry it up. I am concern because online it talks about how you can get HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no... Read more »

Help-Worried....

Posted by Anonymous
...was getting a lap dance from a stripper/prostitute. She was stimulating herself and lowered herself on to my leg/knee. She rubbed her genitals on that same leg and got it wet with her secretions. Im not positive the secretions touched the... Read more »