Can You Get HIV From One Encounter

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Balanitis 8 Months after an Unsafe Sex Encounter with an HIV+?

Last November I accidentally had unsafe sex with a HIV+ man, and he ejaculated inside me once. I had my RT PCR blood test this January; it did not detect any virus. And in February I did antibody test; the result was negative. After one month,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...a throbbing tallywhacker from a virally enhanced bystander?As for your unsafe sexcapade, the CDC recommendations are to get HIV-antibody tested at both the three- and six-month period. That you've had negative HIV-antibody tests out to five... Read more »

Hepatitis/HIV Concern after Barber Shop Visit

My husband just returned from the barber shop with a cute haircut but when he turned around I saw... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Burma Shuts HIV/AIDS Shelter After Suu Kyi Visit

... One day after it was visited by newly freed democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a shelter housing HIV/AIDS patients was shut down by Burmese authorities. More than 600 people were on hand to cheer Wednesday's visit by Suu Kyi, who promised Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

U.N. Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS Lewis, WHO AIDS Director Kim Visit Lesotho to Evaluate HIV/AIDS Programs

...against HIV/AIDS, AFP/ Yahoo! News reports. In addition, World Health Organization HIV/AIDS Programme Director Jim Yong Kim visited the country on Wednesday. According to a U.N. statement, Lewis examined the latest advances in health... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Actor Brad Pitt Visits Ethiopia as Part of HIV/AIDS Fundraising Campaign

...Actor Brad Pitt spent four days in Ethiopia this week as a part of a fundraising campaign that aims to curb the spread of HIV/AIDS in Africa, the AP/ Yahoo! News reports. During the visit, Pitt met with local HIV/AIDS organizations and eight... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tennessee: HIV/AIDS Rate Prompts Visit

... Shelby County is home to less than 15 percent of the state's residents but almost 40 percent of its 14,000-plus HIV/AIDS patients, a fact that drew a visit Wednesday from the Department of Health and Human Services' assistant secretary for... Read more »
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