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Can You Contract HIV From Showering

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Sewer water could contain hiv?

Hi, Im from Argentina so excuse me for my bad english, the other day I was on a familiar hotel (where lives some people of low resources, not discriminating), but the pipes of the sewers got stuck a week ago and the contaminated water of sewers came...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Your worries are unwarranted. HIV does not survive very long at all outside the body. Your risk of contracting HIV from the sewer water is nonexistent.Dr. Bob Read more »

Chance at possible exposure to HIV? (revision)

Ok, I decided to take a hot shower at my local gym (24 hr fitness). there are 5 stalls you could... 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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HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

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putting men at risk?

Posted by swuitninnacent, 8 Replies
...good true factual info?? I've heard that its common and easy for a man to infect his partner but very difficult for a man to contract it from a woman. Is this true??? I have not had any sexual relations to date with anyone but the man who... Read more »

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
...not sure I want a lover. I think I would like a variety of guys for sex. I haven't had sex yet because I'm afraid of becoming HIV+. I've checked out several internet sites where guys want to meet each other to have sex. Most of the guys say they... Read more »

infected?

Posted by olefaithful1, 1 Reply
...masterbated him off,and it was all over my hand and me,though I washed off while still under the shower,is there a possibility of my contracting the hiv virus from this(soap on hand ,but I am a nail and cuticle biter,so my hands are always with... Read more »