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Can You Get AIDS From Masturbation

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aids from mutual masturbation

I'm SO sorry to bother you again about this. I asked this question a few days ago, and so far, there's been no response. I certainly don't blame you for not wanting to bother with this, but I'd greatly appreciate your...
Richard Cordova III

Response from Richard Cordova III

Test Positive Aware Network
Hi there:The archives talk about the risk from situations like this. Mutual masturbation is extremely low risk, and I do not think you need to test for this incident in particular. In regards to testing, you must wait 90 days for a conclusive... Read more »

Masturbation and Aids

I masturbate everyday and clean the sperm with a cloth and i use the same cloth everyday to clean... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Pickett Fences: Rising Above the Pain

I have always said, "If I ever stoop to giving cheap advice in my column, take me out back like Old Yeller." I have also never been one to engage in shameless self-promotion. It's not that I don't adore masturbation, but, you know, if I have my... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

New Jersey Government Officials, AIDS Advocates Attend First State Conference on AIDS in Latino Communities

The Elizabeth, N.J.-based Latino social service agency PROCEED, the Hispanic Directors Association of New Jersey and the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services on Thursday and Friday held the state's first conference on HIV/AIDS in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Ugandans Say Talk, Not Abstinence, Wins AIDS War

Uganda has waged a successful fight to reduce its HIV/AIDS infection rate by enlisting the entire population in a frank discussion about sex. Their HIV-fighting mantra is referred to as ABC: abstain, be faithful or use a condom. Condom use is... Read more »
AIDS Survival Project

A Look Back at the History of AIDS in the U.S.

In the summer of 1981, an immunologist from Los Angeles and a dermatologist from New York reported some unusual findings in the Centers for Disease Control's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report . Their articles, published a month apart, hinted at... Read more »
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Explain why masturbation with panties is no risk

Posted by Worried12, 5 Replies
Im sorry to make ANOTHER topic, but Im finally about over it. Please go in depth why I couldnt have gotten HIV. On fluid soaks into the panties does it die? Once it dries does it die? How long would it live? If the panties were wet is there a risk?... Read more »

I masturbated with a pair of used panties

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Any risk for HIV of STDs? I think I have worried myself into symptoms. Dr. Bob says no, but I'm still worried. Read more »

Masturbation - worried

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Can you get STD's or HIV from someone masturbating you. The girl was a topless dancer - I paid her money and am worried about it. Do I test. I don't know if she had scratches on her hand. I did not touch her and no oral/vaginal sex. Just jacked... Read more »

Mutual Masturbation Possible STI

Posted by circlejboi, 2 Replies

Two days ago I engaged in mutual masturbation with a stranger. I am experiencing symptoms such as muscle fatigue, nausea, and I feel some irritation on the head of my penis. I am worried about if I may have caught an sti from this experience.... Read more »