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Can You Get Hiv From Sex

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Sex with HIV+ sex worker

Dr. Bob,I'm a 32 yr old married man and father of a beautiful 2 yr old little angel. Recently, I had an encounter with a sex worker that I later found out to be HIV+. We had unprotected oral (I received), protected vaginal (the condom seemed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...OK?1.No, as long as the condom was used properly and didn't break. HIV cannot permeate intact latex. No way. No how. 2.Oral sex carries an extremely low risk for HIV transmission. 3.HIV-antibody tests taken prior to the three-month mark are not... Read more »

hiv (SEX WITH FRUITS AND VEGETABLES)

i'm a girl.i used to masterbate with banana/cucumber,but sometimes forgot to wash it.is there any... Read more »

Just donated. Question about HIV+ sex

Hello Dr. Frascino,Just made a donation to your foundation. I appreciate all the work you do... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

South China Morning Post Examines Efforts to Raise Awareness About HIV/AIDS Among Sex Workers in Bali, Indonesia

... The South China Morning Post on Tuesday examined efforts to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS among commercial sex workers in Bali, Indonesia. Official figures show that about 4,000 people were living with HIV/AIDS in Bali Read more »
The Body

This Month in HIV: Sex, Privacy and the Law When You're HIV-Positive

...people with HIV. Here are a few ways you can get help: Nationwide Resources Directory of Legal Resources for People With HIV/AIDS A listing of U.S. organizations dedicated to offering legal aid to low-income people with HIV. (This is a... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV/AIDS and Young Men Who Have Sex With Men

...HIV prevention messages and services. Schools and education agencies are important partners in this effort. Overview HIV/AIDS affects certain groups of young people disproportionately. The burden of HIV infection falls disproportionately on... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Keeping Kenyan Girls in School, Providing HIV/AIDS, Sex Education Could Reduce Future HIV Cases, Experts Say

... Reducing the school dropout rate for girls in Kenya and providing adequate HIV/AIDS and sex education could reduce HIV incidence in the country, experts said recently, IRIN News reports. Rosemarie Muganda-Onyando Read more »
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HIV from sex toys.

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Can you catch HIV from unwashed sex todays? Read more »

Can two people with HIV have sex

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Is it safe for 2 people who both have HIV to have sex. Can having sex make HIV worse if the other person has it too. Im sorry if this is a stupid question. Read more »

HIv from oral sex

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Hi! I was wondering whata are chances of catching HIV from sallowing pre-cum? Thanks. Read more »

HIV from one-time sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I want to know how many women contract HIV from having sex with a + person only a few times. I know it is possible, but I've heard it usually takes repeated exposure to the virus to contract Read more »