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Can You Contract HIV From Touching Penis

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I have OCD and my HIV fear is getting bad

So I go through about 2-3 panic attacks every day about possible HIV exposure. The most recent one is one that I have been dwelling on for the past few hours. This is what happened. I got back from the bar with my friends and just decided to go to...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...impact on your life, not to mention your love life, if you feel you can't even kiss your gal pal!Your concerns about acquiring HIV from your computer or a handshake or "burping the nephew" are completely unwarranted. But you knew that already... Read more »

can i jack off and fix me penis

if i jack off with my left hand will it bend my penis that is curved to the left? Read more »

curved penis (PEYRONIE'S DISEASE, 2010)

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High Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One

...on Sept. 23, 2010. Fear of an Epidemic Resulting in an Epidemic of Fear: The Worried-Wells Imagine being so frightened of contracting an illness that you begin believing God is sending you bad omens in the form of bird poop ... SIGNS FROM... Read more »
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Condoms

...a toilet. They can clog plumbing. Using a Male Condom: Put the condom on when your penis is erect -- but before it touches your partner's mouth, vagina, or rectum. Many couples use a condom too late, after some initial penetration. ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...HIV if you practice abstinence (not having sex). You also won't get infected if your penis, mouth, vagina or rectum doesn't touch anyone else's penis, mouth, vagina, or rectum. Safe activities include kissing, erotic massage, masturbation or hand... 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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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...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 visible cuts in my glans or in body of my penis.... Read more »

Frottage

Posted by nuthugger24, 2 Replies
...since it is so far fetched so if anyone could answer this for me I would appreciate it. Thanks! Oh also... Is it possible to contract HIV if you touch the tip of someones penis and get precum on your fingers then touch your eye immediately... Read more »

scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 2 Replies
...with a napkin and i am not sure if it was a clean napkin or the one she removed the condom with.i am scared to death that i contracted hiv from her she is a sex worker.i was married for 25 yrs and havent had intercourse with anyone else but my... Read more »

help...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...myself from doing anything other than leave. i think i was penetrating him for 5 minutes os so, and the only fuid i can see touching some areas of my hand was lube. was I in any risk? Read more »