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Chances Of Getting A Hiv From One Sex Encounter

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Known Positive, Though Undetectable Partner, Oral Sex Slip-up: Risky Encounter? (ORAL SEX AND HIV/STD RISK, 2010)

A few weeks ago I hooked up with a guy I met online; he did not reveal his status on his profile. He told me later that, because of this, he assumed that I assumed he was positive - which in fact he was. I foolishly did not notice or ask. However, I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,So you are freaking out because you now "KNOW" your partner is virally enhanced. So what if you had sex with this dude and he didn't tell you his status? Would you be at any less risk for acquiring HIV right now if you didn't know? Read more »

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... Read more »

Did I dodge a bullet? A potentiall dodgy sexual encounter in Africa

Dr. Frascino,I have particularly enjoyed visiting your forum. I wish it was under different... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alcohol Use Before Sex and HIV Risk: Situational Characteristics of Protected and Unprotected Encounters Among High-Risk African Women

... The authors compared the situational characteristics of protected and unprotected sexual encounters that involved alcohol use two hours prior with ones that did not. The data were collected from December 2002 to Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australian Men's Sexual Practices in Saunas, Sex Clubs and Other Male Sex on Premises Venues

... Although sex on premises venues (SOPVs) for men who have sex with men (MSM) have been implicated in the spread of STDs, little research has Read more »
Terri Wilder

Thoughts About Women and Oral Sex After Visiting the NYC Sex Museum

...artifacts. I saw an original Sheik condom display case, a booklet entitled Pussy Eating for Everybody, and one booklet on HIV/AIDS. I have to admit that I was tempted to break into the display case and take a look at the Pussy Eating for... Read more »
The Well Project

Domestic Violence and HIV

...marks -- like hitting, slapping, or beating. Sometimes it can escalate to the use of knives or guns. It can also involve rape or sexual assault (being forced into sexual acts without your consent). Domestic violence often begins with threats or... Read more »
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Can you catch hiv from this encounter

Posted by kris, 2 Replies
...ago and now I have a fever and sweating and a bunch of odd symptoms that I noticed could be hiv. I have NOT had unprotected sex in over a year and have been tested. Do you think I caught hiv in this way? What if the two of us had cuts on our... Read more »

your opinion counts, so give me a chance

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...time, but I do not understand the statistic about condom use, breakage, and safety. I wear 2 or 3 condoms, since I been having sex in spas, or meting people online. I am a top only, and I do no practice oral (either way) with casual encounters.... Read more »

HELP - Very worried about oral sex encounter!!!

Posted by Anonymous, 5 Replies
...... so I'm hoping I can get some good sound answers here. I'm a male, about 2 1/2 weeks ago I had another guy perform oral sex on me. I wore a condom from beginning to end ... which did not appear to break. However, an hour afterwards I... Read more »

wife had one encounter...when to test?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...of you that have followed this board a long time, about how many positives have come out of giving oral, as this is our only encounter. I realize the possibility is lower than other ways but how many posts have come back with positive results?... Read more »