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Can You Get HIV From Touching Pubic Hair

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Hello, hope you're doing well :)I had a super duper quick question. My friend that is HIV+ baked some cupcakes/cake the other day, I grabbed one and ate it then felt a hair in my mouth. I pulled it out and it looked like a pubic hair. It was on the...
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