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Do People Get AIDS From Cut On Lip

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Injection Drug Use

... What Is the Risk? How Can Transmission Be Prevented? Injection Drugs & Hepatitis Needle Exchange Programs Drugs, Sex and HIV Transmission What Is the Risk? It is well documented that people who share syringes are at risk of being infected with HIV. Sharing syringes allows a direct exchange of blood from one person's body into the bloodstream of another and is one of the most efficient ways to spread...
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HIV tranmission through Blade - pls help

Dear Bob, I trust you are well! I have been checking my mailbox and this site everyday for your answer but so far no luck. This is the 2nd time requesting you for answer. Kindly answer my below question. 2 weeks back I went a Barber-Shop to get my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...willingness to help others in desperate need. I also very much agree with Mother Theresa: "Helping hands are better than praying lips."Be well.Dr. Bob Read more »

THANK YOU (Fresh blood- scared and worried)

Hey Doc, THANK YOU for replying to my message and thank you for making me feel better.Thank you for all the work you do and for helping so many people. Doc, you have a great personality and a great sense of humour - we South Africans like a "lekker"...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...scared and WorriedNov 2, 2010Hey DocThank you for all the work you do. I think it is amazing that you go out your way to help people.Please help me with my stress. The situation is as follow:I was at a friends place and I was helping a lady in... Read more »


My wife met a nice couple and we have been hanging out with them. They told her when they first met that they are HIV positive. I know it is just my ignorance of this disease but I admit I'm a little nervous and I shouldn't be. I know most...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...specially by my own family. Thank you, for making me understand that HIV is more that a virus...HIV is a virus that inhabits people as me and you. And, this people are heroes for not letting themselves get defested by this disease Response from... Read more »

Worried in England

Hello Dr Horwath, hope you don't mind a question from a worried person in Great Britain, i hope i'm in the right forum as most blood questions & anxiety questions seemed to be answered by yourself i did a few searches on blood lips mouth etc but...
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...HIV is not transmitted by this type of casual contact. Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...feminine gender expression through behavior or self-presentation (for example, by dressing as a man or a woman). Transgender people may identify as heterosexual, homosexual, or bisexual (or as none of the above). According to gender scholars... Read more »
The Body

HIV Is My Reality

...reality show junkie. I watch all kinds of shows, from Survivor and Hell's Kitchen to Solitary . I find watching everyday people put into stressful situations makes for great television. I think the first show I was hooked on was MTV's ... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Connecticut Executive Order Cuts Funding to Drop-In Centers That Help People Living With HIV/AIDS

...on Monday to oppose an executive order that "has cut funding to the half dozen walk-in centers around the state" that assist people living with HIV/AIDS to "zero," reports. Gov. Jodi Rell (R) is operating with executive orders because... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...77% of HIV-positive women. HPV is transmitted easily during sexual activity. It is estimated that 50% of all sexually active people get at least one type of HPV infection. Some types of HPV cause common warts of the hands or feet. Infections of... Read more »
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please help me. deep kiss and cuts .

Posted by ind234567, 2 Replies and it resulted in my lips getting minor cuts and scratches. now i believe the girl did it on purpose to infect max no of people. im scared now. at the time of kiss i dont remember tasing blood. today i rechecked myself by biting my lips with... Read more »

HIV risk from a handshake with a tiny cut

Posted by mountainman1970, 1 Reply
...question would be..IF and that is IF there had been a cut place or any blood on the barber mans hands or fingers, how long does hiv stay active outside the body in blood? I am so terrified of having to test again. I tested a few years back over... Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...HELLO PEOPLE, I have been STRESSING out BIGTIME over the last month over a possible exposure in January (3rd to be exact). I cut my finger Read more »

my brother is HIV positive...i have some questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...might come in contact with it being that I live in the same house with my brother and he is infected. I don't want to be that person who pushes him away because of this terrible disease. I want to be able to hug my brother and not be thinking... Read more »