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Oh, God

Dr. Bob:I'm meeting a Doc from the HIV TestNow folks who's going to do an oraquick on me at 1:45am.So sad. So fucke dup. So scared.I have it and know it: Another lymph node swelled up on me after I got out of shower tonight. This one is on my inner...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...is way out of proportion to any degree of real risk. That means you have a psychological or psychiatric problem: irrational fear of being HIV infected. Your comment "I think I'm going to kill myself tonight" is particularly alarming. I would... Read more »

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I traveled to Togo Africa for work recently ( 2 trips). I was aware that they are number 5 in the... Read more »

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Dr. Frascino,I'm a first year university student. For the first time, I tried anal sex today. I... Read more »
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Fear and HIV Prevention Shouldn't Mix

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Uncovered: Human Need vs. Condoms

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scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 2 Replies
...napkin then wiped my penis with a napkin and i am not sure if it was a clean napkin or the one she removed the condom with.i am scared to death that i contracted hiv from her she is a sex worker.i was married for 25 yrs and havent had intercourse... Read more »

Scared of Infection...Please Help

Posted by soscared21, 5 Replies
...him....his sexual history was rather scary. Well...I know symptoms are never a reliable indicator of infection...but I'm just so scared. About 4-5 days after the incident one of the lymph nodes in my neck became hard and swollen...the one on... Read more »

scared to death

Posted by therigwelder, 1 Reply
...napkin i dont know if it was the same napkin she took the condom off with.i dont think the condom was broken anywhere but now im scared ive contracted hiv i am hoping what im feeling is just guilt and remorse this was my first experience outside... Read more »

Scared to Death

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
...Let me start by saying that I am 17 and scared to death. I recently put myself in a really bad situation. I decided to go ahead and try experimenting with a guy. Well I met Read more »