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Can You Get AIDS From Massage

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aids transmission from massage

If I received a full body massage and a handjob to ejaculate, what is the likelihood of HIV transmission from her to me? I do not have any fresh, open cuts on my body and I did not notice any cuts or blood on her hand, but you cannot be 100 sure....
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

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

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...contact with an HIV infected person is never absent, there is no evidence that HIV has ever been transmitted through receiving a massage or a handjob.RMK Read more »

Ethics of AIDS disclosure for massage therapists

What is your opinion about Massage Therapists disclosing the fact that they have AIDS to their... Read more »

Chances of HIV infection from Massage Oil

Hi Dr, I would like to Thank You for your generous service to the Worried individuals like me.I... Read more »
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AIDS Project Los Angeles

Study Explores Massage Therapy Benefits

...Medical Center Department of Psychiatry is conducting a research study on the treatment of depression in people with AIDS with massage therapy. To qualify, participants must have an AIDS diagnosis and currently be depressed and qualify through... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

...narcotics may be considered. Other treatments can include: Topical lidocaine patch called Lidoderm Acupuncture, massage, yoga, hypnosis, and meditation A visit to the podiatrist to discuss how to care for your feet and whatshoes... Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...herbal preparations used for depression that include St. Johns wort should not be taken with some HIV medications. Meditation, massage, yoga, breathing, and relaxation exercises are all alternative therapies that may help you feel better.... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Choosing an HIV Care Provider

...realistic. Some are pessimistic. Some providers are comfortable suggesting "complementary and alternative" therapies such as massage, acupuncture, or herbs. Others stick strictly to Western medicine. If you want a lot of emotional support, you... Read more »
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Thought I should share this

Posted by capri75, 3 Replies
...healed or it's true that they have done so. I would appreciate if there is anyone out there who has been completely cured from HIV or knows someone who has. Can they please come forward and maybe I can also give it a shot. Its a holistic therapy... Read more »

massage, fingering, rubbing, HIV, STD screen

Posted by mass, 2 Replies
...sorry if it is stupid question. i had massage a few days ago. i fingered her and got some amount of fluid though i washed it away shortly. i suspect i left some fluid somewhere Read more »

Mutual Masterbation I Guess

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Quick question: Monday evening I went to a massage parlor. I have a little OCD when it comes to such experience so I am no normally very aware and very careful. I made sure everything Read more »

Anyone have a strong seroconversion and lived long

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...headaches.. continued for for 3 months. I was wondering if anyone else had something like this and lived long before developing AIDS. Thanks for you answer Read more »