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Couples With Mixed HIV Status

...Reducing the Risks Antiviral medications (antiretrovial therapy or ART) control HIV infection very well. Fact Sheet 403 has more information on ART. The good news about taking ART is how well it works. There is no cure for AIDS and ART won't get rid of HIV infection, but it can help you live a full, healthy life. ART can also make it very unlikely that you will pass HIV infection to your partner. If you maintain an undetectable viral...
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Risk for UAI Top (RISK OF HIV AS A TOP, 2010) (ANAL MUCOUS, ANAL FLUIDS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

So I have a quick question: basically I ended up having sex with a man in his apartment. We went to his place and began to fool around. After mutual oral sex (without ejaculation), I placed my penis into his anus for about 6 seconds (both of which...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...37 samples; p < 0.05), and blood (37 [100%] samples; p < 0.05), but not in the semen (28 [78%] of 36 samples; p = 0.08).Using mixed-effects model analysis without controlling for blood viral loads, the authors demonstrated that the use of... Read more »

can anal sex without bleeding can cause hiv (RISK OF HIV AS A TOP, 2010) (ANAL MUCOUS, ANAL FLUIDS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

hello doctor 1 week before i had anal sex without condom i was at insertive position but there was no bleeding from his anus is i am at risk of hiv doctor i dont know his hiv status please answer my question it is freaking me out... thanks
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I pulled out slowly & cleaned it with wipes, then rinsed it with water. It appeared to be clean and after drying it off (no liquid was apparent on my penis prior cleaning, & the wipes were even clean) , I asked for a condom & then the actual... Read more »

About the Breeder's Question (RISK OF HIV AS A TOP, 2010) (ANAL MUCOUS, ANAL FLUIDS, RECTAL SECRETIONS, 2010)

Dr. Bob,I'm glad you clarified something about the risk for tops. You stated the CDC says the risk of an unprotected, insertive partner with a bottom known to be HIV poz is 6.5 per 10,000 exposures. You said that was a very high relative risk. ...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...37 samples; p < 0.05), and blood (37 [100%] samples; p < 0.05), but not in the semen (28 [78%] of 36 samples; p = 0.08).Using mixed-effects model analysis without controlling for blood viral loads, the authors demonstrated that the use of... Read more »

TERRIFIED, drug free virgin asks "does semen + dirt = HIV contamination?" Donation given

So I cut my hand on some glass and i bled quite a bit.I immediately wanted to sooth and moisturize the cut so I grabbed the vaseline petroleum jelly. TROUBLE IS,I dropped the open tin of vaseline onto some 'messed' underwear of mine (by messed, in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...been festering under (your) desk among the dust-mites and bacteria and turned (your) otherwise harmless jizz into some deathly AIDS soup which has now got into (your) bloodstream"????? WOWZA! Dude, what the hell have you been smoking? Unless the... Read more »
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An Overview of Norvir (Ritonavir)

...called a protease inhibitor (PI). PIs act by blocking protease, a protein that HIV needs to make more copies of itself. HIV/AIDS-Related Uses Ritonavir was approved by the FDA on March 1, 1996, for use with other antiretroviral agents in the... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Crixivan

...Crixivan and therefore should be used with caution. Tips: Drink at least 48 oz. of fluids daily, preferably water or clear liquids (soda pop doesn't count!) to decrease the chances of kidney stones. Don't forget to drink more water in summer... Read more »
Test Positive Aware Network

Norvir

...unless it is almost time for your next dose. Do not double up on your next dose. Approved for children ages one month and older. Liquid formula available, but tastes unbelievably horrific. AWP: $308.60 / for 30 capsules, $1,728.24 for 240 ml... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...check a woman's cervix. It can also be used to check the anus of men and women. They are smeared on a glass slide or mixed into liquid and examined under a microscope. The cells are examined for abnormalities that may indicate abnormal cell... Read more »
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Can i get HIV if i lick a vaginal fluid on-----

Posted by von, 1 Reply
...Hi can i get hiv if i lick a fresh vaginal fluid on her underwear Read more »

Excessive Mastubation

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
Ever since I found out that I'm poz, I've been spending a lot more time mastubating. Is that normal? Or could it be because of the amount of time I've been spending reading posts about sexual issues? Pleasing myself has become an every day thing... Read more »

Mixed status relationship

Posted by jmejst, 10 Replies
Is there anyone else out there in a serodiscordant relationship? I have been in one for about a year now and really would like someone to talk to about issues that come up. Thanks! Read more »

WORRY.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...i am gay male. i had engage in many, many sexual encounters. iam the giver and i do not allow any fluids on me. i do not practice oral sex due to sensitive gums, i only allow the person i feel i can trust perfom oral sex on me. for Read more »