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Do Inmates Contracted Hiv Because Of Consensual Sex While Incarcerated In The Us

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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 with the girl giving me the massagee. we used a condom which didnt seem to have any gaping hole or such. However i did lick her clitorial region a...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...tests taken prior to the three-month mark are not considered definitive.Thanks for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation (www.concertedeffort.org). It's warmly appreciated. In return I'm sending you my good-luck karma that... Read more »

Risk of HIV through Oral Sex When Herpes is present and contracted

Dear Dr. Bob--About 7 years ago, you helped me through the only other HIV scare I've ever had... Read more »

Odds of contracting HIV through protected sex

What are the odds of contracting HIV through protected vaginal sex with a person known to have the... Read more »
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Black AIDS Institute

Women Sexually Involved With Former Inmates Face HIV-Prevention Challenges

...convinced that her ex-boyfriend contracted HIV in prison, where high-risk behavior is not uncommon. Not only does consensual sex -- and rape -- occur, but injection drug use and tattooing often take place behind bars as well. According to the... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

KCET's "Life and Times" Examines How Black, Latino Women in Los Angeles County Are Contracting HIV From Former Prison Inmates

...connection" between the spread of HIV among black and Latino women previously believed to be at low risk and men who have been incarcerated, KCET reports. According to Alicia Avalos -- project director of Women Alive , a not-for-profit... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Contra Costa Times Examines Spread of HIV/AIDS Among California Prison Inmates

...to the spread of HIV -- are commonplace. One inmate said that most men who contract HIV in prison do so through unprotected sex, while others contract the virus through injection drug use. Former prisoners say that inmates "have sex all the time... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

East African Standard Examines How Female Fish Sellers in Kenya Engage in Sex to Secure Fish, Risk Contracting HIV

...when fishermen arrive with their catches. "There's a lot of poverty here on these beaches and this exposes the women to HIV/AIDS," Atieno said. Many women go to several beaches to engage in the practice and have several sexual partners,... Read more »
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Penis Glans and the risk of contracting HIV

Posted by dopey33, 3 Replies
...penis. I immediately washed my penis with warm water and dry it up. I am concern because online it talks about how you can get HIV if any contaminated fluids goes as far as touching the glans. Please confirm if this is true or not. I have no... Read more »

hiv in prison

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...before incarceration.... The estimated prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection is nearly five times higher for incarcerated populations (2.0%) than for the general U.S. population (0.43%).... "....CDC recommends that HIV... Read more »

HIV contraction possible in this scenario?

Posted by Melissa_Rowan, 1 Reply
...wiped my nose with my shirt , my nose in which was sore and raw from a cold. Theoretically if the blood on my shirt was from an HIV+ person and I did wipe my sore and raw nose, is transmission possible? (I didn't have a bloody nose or anything) ... Read more »

Likelihood of contracting HIV

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...7 weeks ago I made the stupid mistake of having unprotected sex with this girl, a one-night stand. I was having [vaginal] intercourse with the girl for maybe 10 minutes at most, when I felt Read more »