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Can You Contract Hiv From Steam Room

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Women and HIV/AIDS

...years passed, women have emerged asanother group hard hit by the AIDS epidemic. Even though more men than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means that about one infour Americans living with HIV are women. HIV has also become the thirdmost-deadly...
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Oral Sex (m2m)

Hi Doc. I don't normally do this, but was alone with a guy in a steam room and one thing led to another, and he gave me about 20 seconds or oral sex before I stopped him. I know the risks for HIV are low through this, but I guess I'm looking for...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...week! Can someone please let our horned-up curious readers know the location of this particular "steamroom with benefits"?The HIV-acquisition risk from a 20-second episode of unprotected "steamy" insertive oral sex is remote. If you remain... Read more »

Is aids a experiement gone wrong ? (STEAMING HOT MONKEY FUSION SEX)

Do you think it might be possible that aids cotracted from monkeys or apes from a man made experiment of men in africa, being used to have sex, with a druged ape or monkey in attemp to some how prove we came from apes or monkeys.then this man left...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...the Apes" costumes when having hot monkey sex.I can hear you all saying "very interesting, but what does this have to do with HIV/AIDS?" Great question! Thanks for asking! I'm fairly certain you all have considerable personal experience with the... Read more »

Super De Duper Quick Questions

Hello Dr Bob,Id first of like to say how great if a person you are. You are a busy man but still show time to answer our questions. And speaking of questions i just have 2 Super De Duper Quick Ones.1.) Can you ever contract HIV from masturabating...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...super de duper quick answers.No. Absolutely not. (That makes "a thousand and one" times I've answered this same question.No. HIV doesn't live long outside the body. Hot water, steam and time would indeed do HIV in!Dr. Bob Read more »

Serial Masterbator...

Dear Doctor Bob:First let me say that I am so glad you are back. I was so worried about you praying every night that you were OK. Glad to see you were just away on business. Onto my question - I like to masterbate with other guys -- nothing else...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi Dave,Should you be worried? Nah. Masturbation is not considered a risk for HIV transmission. Oral sex carries a very low risk for HIV transmission. Some STDs are much easier to contract than others. You can Read more »
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HIV/AIDS Among Hispanics/Latinos

...Subpopulation Estimates from the HIV Incidence Surveillance System -- United States, 2006. MMWR . 2008; 57(36):985-989. HIV and AIDS Diagnoses 4 and Deaths At some point in life, 1 in 36 Hispanic/Latino men will be diagnosed with... Read more »
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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 Time; Read more »
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What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced Read more »
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Life, Love, Sex, HIV and Other Unscheduled Events

...Anxiety: AIDS Anxiety in the Worried-Wells and Worried-Sicks, Part One September 3, 2010 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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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 »

Hey folks - Bummed out and need your help!

Posted by RayZ, 3 Replies
...big time meltdown. Because of everything I read, I haven't started these yet. Can anyone shed some light on these drugs (my HIV Specialist said a couple were so new that I was the first she had prescribed). And, if anyone has any words of... Read more »

HIV contraction possible in this scenario?

Posted by Melissa_Rowan, 1 Reply
...wiped my nose with my shirt , my nose in which was sore and raw from a cold. Theoretically if the blood on my shirt was from an HIV+ person and I did wipe my sore and raw nose, is transmission possible? (I didn't have a bloody nose or anything) ... Read more »

Totally disgusted with child

Posted by Anonymous, 12 Replies
...My daughter has HIV. What a fucken idiot not using protection. now its all a fuckin mess. She's a hateful inconsiderate self centered 25 yr old Read more »