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whats my chance of getting AIDS by giving oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
About 3 weeks ago I gave oral sex to a sex worker in China. It lasted for about 1-2 minutes and I didn't feel any cuts in my mouth. What would be the possibility of me contracting AIDS this way assuming if she was HIV positive?

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Now is the time to give!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I post this as a fan of Dr. Bob's work. I am in no way connected to his group.

Now you can raise money for the Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation just by searching the Internet at

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Which 3 states gives best HIV treatment to poor

Posted by Anonymous
My son want to leave massachusetts. They give grea6t care to HIV patients and medical coverage run by the state. Which other states in the the midatlantic or southeast also are known for the best care for the poor. He doesnt like to work alot. Read more »

Giving up

Posted by Anonymous, 9 Replies
After 12 known yrs of having and battling HIV and HCV, I've decided to give up. I'm bi-polar, too, and it's all become too much for me to handle. Support, family, friends are non-existant in my life. I don't post here to have guys encourage me to... Read more »

What gives? Continuing symtoms

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well here goes ... about a week ago I received my negative result after more than a year of worrying and every imaginable symptom. I felt a big weight was lifted off my shoulder and thought that I would never have to browse this site again BUT then... Read more »
Ask the Experts

Aids from Giving Handjob

Hello,I recently gave a handjob to a stranger and his semen came in contact with a very small but "open" cuticle. Besides the fact that I have been constantly beating myself up over the first homosexual encounter (I'm...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello,No, your worry is not realistic. Your problem seems to be the guilt associated with your first homosexual encounter. I strongly recommend you get counseling to help you sort out your sexual identity concerns, as well as your irrational fears... Read more »

conflicting info - nervous about giving blood

Seem to have conflicting info. Have been told that it's impossible to have an aids/hiv test until 3 months after first having sex with partner. However, what happens if i go to my usual blood donating session - will the blood not be tested...
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
If you believe that you are at risk for HIV infection, forego donating blood until you know that you are out of the woods. While the screening methods used to determine blood donation safety are accurate, it's not advisable to push the... Read more »

Giving vent to a disappointment about drug companies

I just read the article "Why Is There No AIDS Vaccine?" in the news forum. It is disappointing to see the numbers about the number about a vaccine and a new drug. In cold blood, no pun intended, the industry give no attention at all to...
Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Response from Benjamin Young, M.D., Ph.D.

Rocky Mountain CARES
Thanks for your post.I share your dissappointment in not having either a therapeutic nor preventive vaccine for HIV. I also share your grief that profit often drives research, but more importantly, profit drives access to available HIV treatments,... Read more »

Stripper spitting on Penis while giving a hand job

Honestly Doc at this point I am petrified reading you FAQ section specially had this strip club experience a month ago and the stripper spit on my penis while giving me a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hello."I am a dead man now"??? Dude, don't you think you're being just a bit overly dramatic? I certainly do. Why did what you read in the archives "petrify" you? The information there is nothing less than reassuring.... Read more »
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Huge AIDS Grant Gives New Hope to South Africa Families

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