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Club Needle Hiv

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Was shot with a ball (containing needles) at a rave... HIV? PLEASE HELP! (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGEND, 2009)

Hi Doc. I've read the previous questions about needle stick injuries and pin pricks at this forum and you have answered all of them the same way. However, MINE IS DIFFERENT! PLEASE HELP ME OUT DOC!!! About a week ago, I went to a Electric Daisy...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...much? Or is there truly any possibility that this might have taken place? I was thinking, if he had truly poked a contaminated needlestick into me, I should have felt it since it' going to be quite painful I'm sure and the neck is also quite a... Read more »

Please help.. (NEEDLE STICK AT A RAVE, 2010) (URBAN LEGENDS, 2010)

Well, I went to this rave for the first time and I have been hearing rumors about crazy lifeless... Read more »

Needle worry...very very worried (NEEDLE STICK) (URBAN LEGEND, 2009)

I went to a Club/Bar in China and i was wearing my Jeans (and also underwear inside the jeans)i was... Read more »
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Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Baltimore Sun Examines Group That Conducts HIV/AIDS Outreach in City's Dance Clubs

...lots of oral, vaginal sex going on in the clubs," Ruben said, adding that most report condom use. Many say that they use clean needles but pass them on to others, according to Ruben. To date, the health department has distributed 1,300 clean... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

California: County's HIV/AIDS Efforts Criticized

...nonmedical services to those with HIV/AIDS. The county's list of HIV outreach efforts includes health fairs, community events, and needle-exchange programs. It also partners with faith-based groups. In the past year, the state reduced funding... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Groups Seek Repeal of Ban on Federal Funding for Needle-Exchange Programs; Campaign Coincides With National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

...with the Office of National Drug Control Policy , said he supports drug-related programs aimed directly at ending addiction. "Needles are not the magic bullet," Murray said, adding, "We are being politically pressured to make this decision (in... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...vaginal or anal sex (especially if you're the one providing the vagina or anus) sharing injection drug equipment, especially needles if you're a baby, being born to or breastfed by an HIV-positive woman unprotected oral sex (if you're providing... Read more »
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HIV and needles

Posted by QP95, 1 Reply
...himself injections of HGH. He asked for me to do it today and I did so. However, afterwards when I was putting the cap on, the needle somehow poked through the side of the cap. It poked my thumb enough to make it bleed and I immediately rinsed... Read more »

Hiv from used steriod needle at gym!!

Posted by hwood76, 1 Reply
...stuck by something.. I looked through the trash to see if it was a syringe and I didn't find any.. But I am worried that maybe a needle was wrapped in a ball of paper and stuck me through the paper.. should i test for hiv.. also.. There was no... Read more »

Fingering & HIV infection(Via Nose)

Posted by chirs, 3 Replies
...infected person, let's say subject B) into nose? Assuming, subject A did fingering activity on subject B who works at a night club, but after the activity subject A accidently used the same finger to dig his nose(after 1 mins). Can HIV get... Read more »

Deliberate Needle prick

Posted by WorriedLad
...which happened to me whilst i was holidaying in Ibiza. I was stuck in the arm by someone with what i can only assume was a needle whilst in a club, the mark was there so i know it was genuine. Of course it ruined my holiday and set me on a... Read more »