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Cut On Lip And HIV Testing

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HIV nose mucus enters clapped cut lips

A realative of mines is infected with HIV/AIDS. I gave this relative a kiss on the cheak, thinking that It was not possible to become infected. Unfortunately my relatives nose was dripping mucus due to the cold weather. Some of the mucus fom her...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...those who have concerns related to fatigue and/or anemia. Questions related to HIV transmission, prevention, safer sex, HIV testing and risk should be sent to Dr. Bob at his "Safe Sex and HIV Prevention" expert forum. Please resubmit your... Read more »
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Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...series of three injections over 6 months. They work best in people who have not yet been sexually active. They have not been tested in or approved for people already infected with HPV. For more information on vaccination against HPV, see ... Read more »
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Transgender Health and HIV important to note that the quantities of hormones required for feminization and masculinization have not been thoroughly tested for interactions with other drugs. Drug interactions involving ethinyl estradiol -- a form of estrogen used in... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...are being monogamous. HIV-negative people who agree to practice safer sex with each other for three months before they are tested again for antibodies to ensure they are both uninfected. After this time, they may decide to engage in... Read more »
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HIV Monitoring Test Basics

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Posted by NoLife, 2 Replies
...STD tests. Results where negative. Anyway September 2005 i had muscle stiffness, mouth ulser and permininetn white bumps on my lips. Now, my cuts take a while to heal and when they do, there is a red pigment left where it was on my skin. I also... Read more »


Posted by tromla, 2 Replies
...I have protected sex all the time,but my last partner of a a month ago ,had cuts,maybe sores on the lips,we did a lot of kissing and sucking on the lips,two weeks later i notice patches on my lips that wipe off easily,i am thinking Read more »

please help/Jackie???

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hi there, Is there any documented case describing the fact that an adult could be infected with HIV after sucking nipples at a non-pregnant woman, as far I know there was no blood involved, but some kind of fluid. Thanks in advice. Read more »

Oral HI.V. transmission

Posted by Anonymous
...felt flu-like the next day. I am a paranoid wreck right now and i need someone to inform me on what i should do, should i get tested or should i disregard this because there is no chance of H.I.V. just springing up, somebody please answer my... Read more »