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Can You Get HIV From Lap Dancing

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HIV from a Lap Dance?

Is is possible to get HIV from a lap dance, where a stipper "grinds" her body against yours. While I realize that we both are clothed, I'm concerned given the close contact of both of our mid sections.
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Thank you for your question. Put very simply, I am not aware of any cases of HIV being transmitted through a lap dance of any type. It is extremely important that you do not convince yourself that you have Read more »

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Lap Dance, HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...again but I think I remember putting my arms over my crotch and lap so she wouldn't contact my semen. Is it possible I could get HIV infected tis way, since I did come fully? The semen left a wet spot on my jeans. If from her grinding, she had... Read more »

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Posted by Anon1984, 5 Replies
...found out she was a prostitute, there was no other sexual contact apart from standard lap dance things, is it possible to catch HIV from this, what are my risks Read more »

Lap Dances

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... I was in New Zeland recently and went for a lap dance. All the while during the dance I had my clothes on and she was naked. The thing that worries me is that at one point of Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I CAN SEE WHY DR. JOEL IS SICK AND TIRED OF WORRIED WELLS POSTING ON HIS SITE. CAN I GET HIV FROM SMELLING SEMEN ? CAN I GET HIV FROM MY OWN SEMEN ON A PILLOW ? CAN I GET HIV FROM A LAP DANCE ? CAN I GET HIV FROM A DOOR Read more »