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Chances Of Getting Hiv With Protected Sex

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Likelyhood of getting HIV after protected sex with a hooker--so stressed and scared

Dear Dr.,This forum is amazing. My fears and anxiety are starting to consume me so I figured I'd try to ask some questions to clear things up.Almost a month ago I had protected sex with a hooker in california. I used a latex condom and she gave me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Stressed Out on the East Coast,Your HIV-acquisition risk is essentially nonexistent, assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not fail (break).Your "symptoms" Read more »

Risk of HIV contraction after protected sex with prostitute

Hi,I recently went to a massage parlour in macau and one thing led to another and had protected sex... Read more »
Articles
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Australia: HIV/AIDS Data Prompt New Warning on Safe Sex

...notification rates were in the 25-34 years age group." According to Young, the figures emphasize the need for people to practice safe sex. Investments in HIV/AIDS prevention and education campaigns must continue at the state and national level,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Movie Documents Three Men's Efforts to Promote Safe Sex During Onset of HIV/AIDS Epidemic in Early 1980s

...Times examined the documentary movie "Sex Positive," which chronicles the lives and efforts of three men who sought to promote safe sex during the early years of HIV/AIDS in the U.S. According to the Times , late singer-songwriter Michael... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Missouri: Effort Supports HIV/AIDS Patients While Promoting Safe Sex

... The St. Louis Effort for AIDS (EFA) provides free, confidential HIV testing and treatment referral to residents in the seven-county metropolitan area. Data from the Missouri Department of Health Read more »
MyFabulousDisease.com

The Man That AIDS Forgot: Safe Sex Architect Richard Berkowitz

...of Sonnabend, the 1983 pamphlet " How to Have Sex in an Epidemic: One Approach ." It is widely considered the invention of safe sex as we know it today, and uncanny in its detailed instructions of avoiding transmission through bodily fluids. ... Read more »
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Suspected hiv notice coming.

Posted by diego47, 2 Replies
...lymph nodes are not swollen. I went back to pcp on December 19th and explained my fears and doctors took more blood for new hiv text. I just have a really bad feeling I'm infected, results they say, will take at least a week. I can't sleep or... Read more »

Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is safe sex needed between HIV+ partners? Recent study suggests maybe not?? AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2004 Sep;20(9):1026-31. Related Read more »

For those worried about "Protected Sex"

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...If U R visiting this forum on a regular basis and U have had protected sex with a prostitute (female or male), vaginal or anal, please please please be confident that CONDOMS do work. Do U think that Read more »

my chances of getting HIV...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...the condom and had sex with him but didn't ejaculate in the condom. A few weeks ago I started worrying "what if this guy had HIV" cause I was losing a bit of weight. I later attributed that to my job (I work for the post office) and stopped... Read more »