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URGENT: sex with a transsexual sex worker

First,I commend you Dr Bob for your tremendous generosity and patience to such a terrified group of people, your strength and patience is inspiring. I did something very out of the ordinary and had an encounter in Spain with a transexual...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,"Protected" sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not fail (break). Your HIV-acquisition risk is essentially nonexistent. HIV cannot permeate intact latex. No way. No how!HIV PCR testing is not recommended Read more »

RIsk of HIV transmision amsterdam sex worker

hi,I would be really appreciate an answer to this question regarding sex with an Amsterdam sex... Read more »

HIV rates in nevada legal sex workers (brothels)

Hi,I heard about that legal sex workers in Nevada haveto undergo periodic medical exams. As one can... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Senegal: Clandestine Sex Workers Linked to Rising HIV/AIDS Rates

... Senegal has one of Africa's lowest HIV/AIDS infection rates -- less than 1 percent -- but vulnerable groups such as sex workers and gay men have higher HIV prevalence. Currently, HIV infection among legal sex workers in Dakar has risen to 21... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Canada: Van Patrol Helps Vancouver Sex Workers Access Drug Treatment -- Study

... An outreach targeting female sex workers in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside is making inroads, a new study finds. Prostitutes who interact with the mobile van's staff of Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indonesia: One in Four Bali Prostitutes HIV-Positive

...number of cases to hover around 7,000, as many cases were unreported," he said. Twenty-five percent of Bali's estimated 8,800 sex workers are believed to be HIV-infected, up from 23 percent last year. More than 1 million tourists visit Bali each... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Prostitution Rife in Nigerian Capital as AIDS Rates Soar

...Nigeria has more than 1 million female sex workers and as many as 7 million people with HIV/AIDS, according to nongovernmental organizations. The fight against HIV/AIDS was a key Read more »
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Bush ignores HIV prevention methods that work

Posted by bradford, 2 Replies
...without a condom. Oral and anal sex is on the rise! HIV infection occurs in all of these groups. HIV infections occur through sex workers (prostitution). HIV Infections occur through the sharing of needles (IV drug users). Individuals assume... Read more »

Encounter with prostitute, is it safe to date?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...a call tonight and we have a date this week. If I want to be intimate with her, I will most likely be able to. I have seen prostitutes before. I also have a touch of OCD and most likely fall into the category of "worried well" (I have put some... Read more »

Protected Sex with an Escort

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...and some minor post nasal with a bit of a raspy throat. Total of about 3 1/2 days. I contacted her and asked her about her HIV status. She stated that she always practiced safe sex and that she got regularly tested. She stated that she was... Read more »

Exposure with a sex worker

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...A little over two months ago I had sex with a sex worker at a massage parlor and the condom broke. I have had no other potential exposures before or since. Ever since then I have been Read more »