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Docking And HIV

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Transmission of HIV through docking?

I must admit, never thought this was possible but a friend described to me docking or simply for people who don't know the connecting of penis to penis of two people by sliding the foreskin from one partner over the other's penis. Now to me since...
Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Response from Rick Sowadsky, M.P.H.

Nevada State Health Division AIDS Program
...Hi. Thank you for your question. Docking is when two men put their penises "head-to-head", and an uncircumcised man slides his foreskin directly over the penis of Read more »

Dick Docking and Penis Rubbing 2: Foreskin

Hello Dr Bob, Thanks to your last reply.That's my second time I sent this question. I've re-done a... Read more »

Docking

What is the risk of HIV transmission from docking? Does it matter if there is pre-cum? Should it be... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Essiac

...are supposedto enhance the product's effectiveness and improve its taste. Twocommon additions are watercress and Pau d'arco. Yellow dock orcurly dock are sometimes used instead of sheep's sorrel. Advocates of Essiac suggest using it only if it... Read more »
The Body

HIV Testing 101

...(In general) Anal Sex (Insertive) Anal Sex (Receptive) Anal/Vaginal Intercouse (Unprotected) Bestiality Blood Testing Docking Fingering Fisting Frottage or Rubbing Kissing Lap Dancing Male vs. Female Transmission Masturbation ... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

How HIV Damages the Immune System

...gp120 of the virus will lock onto the CD4 site of the T cell ( Figure 4 ). Because of this, CD4 is called the receptor site or docking port for HIV. When HIV successfully latches onto a T cell, the next step is to inject its core with... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

... Table of Contents A Look at the Numbers Is HIV Different for Men and Women? Treatment in HIV+ Women: Efficacy, Side Effects, and Drug Interactions Gynecological Issues Read more »
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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...receptors found on the surfaces of monocytes, immune cells that develop into macrophages. The neurokinin-1 receptors (NK-1R) are docking sites for substance P, a well-known neurotransmitter that plays important roles in both immune function and... Read more »

PLEASE HELP EX BF Had sex with a SEX WORKER

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...just had a physical (he said he has one every six months) for the navy and that they drew blood and he's sure he was tested for HIV - Should I believe him? Does anyone know if they test for HIV with yearly physicals- Also does anyone know of or... Read more »

HIV, guilt and death

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...just yesterday I found out indirectly from the doctor that he was diagnosed with PCP, an opportunistic infection, and he is HIV+. He has been in ICU since 12/14, and the doctor said that he is not going to make it. I was completely devastated. I... Read more »

help

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...that really scare me: fatigue sollen galnds in groin nausea sore throat for 2 days all after 4 weeks i am really scared its hiv I cant even type Read more »