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Do People Catch HIV From Masturbation With Saliva

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IS MASTURBATIN (MASTURBATION, 2010) (MASTURBATION SIDE EFFECTS, 2010) (MASTURBATION AND STD/HIV, 2010)

dear doc.. i am a 16 year old guy who is very concerned about this situation. for the past few months i have been masturbating a lot and i have also found acne on my whole face and back. is there anything i can do tohelp this...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...true that if you masterbate too much you get blind?Response from Dr. FrascinoHi,Well, believe it or not, you're not the first person to ask that question. Shocking, I know, but true nonetheless. See below.Dr. Bobhard masturbation cause blindness... Read more »

Hiv (QTND: CAN YOU GIVE YOURSELF HIV OR STD BY MASTURBATION, 2010)

helloi was masturbating the other day and i came on my boxers. so my boxers were wet,as i was... Read more »

Masturbation Effects (MASTURBATION SIDE EFFECTS, 2011)

I have read quite a bit of information on your site but was looking for a more specific answer to... Read more »
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...least six weeks after the risky event -- can answer that question. Approved HIV tests are extremely reliable. There's even a saliva test you can take at many doctor's offices or clinics that will give you results in less than half an hour. (If... Read more »
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Did I put myself in for HIV?

Posted by mybigmistake, 2 Replies
...for HIV with several different people at many different times. I kissed them on the lips(our tongues met too)and we did mutual masturbation with each other and they fingered me many times and sucked my nipples and i stroked their penises and... Read more »

Could I have infected myself

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...into contact with what was either saliva or my worst fear is breast milk. I read Dr. Bob's archives and he said no risk to person with exact same exposure but Dr. Lee says possible exposure in her archive. I don't know what to believe. I... Read more »

about symptoms and low risk

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...sex worker about 4 months ago. It was protected but my concern is that she put the condom on with her mouth I noticed alot of saliva was inside the tip. since it was in there for a while during sex I am wondering if it had any blood in it if it... Read more »

Explain why masturbation with panties is no risk

Posted by Worried12, 5 Replies
...Im sorry to make ANOTHER topic, but Im finally about over it. Please go in depth why I couldnt have gotten HIV. On fluid soaks into the panties does it die? Once it dries does it die? How long would it live? If the panties were wet is there Read more »