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Does Saliva Has Anti-hiv Properties

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Cincinnati sends condolences

Hello Doctor Bob,I have been away from your site for awhile but now I am back and I recently read about the loss of your brother. I am deeply sadden by your loss. To you I give my most sincere and heartfelt condolences. If he was anything like you,...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...very much like me in very many ways. I learned many things about living and dying from him. He is dearly missed. Regarding your HIV question, yes, there is something in saliva that has anti-HIV properties. Active research is indeed underway to... Read more »

Oral Sex Infection Through The Lining of the Mouth??

Dr. Bob,This is the second time I am asking you this question. I have been so upset. I am a hetero... Read more »

do you agree?

Dr. Frascino On the safe sex and prevention forum and the john Hopkins site they say that... Read more »

Starting Anti-HIV Medications

... Terms Used in This Fact Sheet AIDS: acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. AIDS is the most severe stage of HIV infection. People infected with HIV are diagnosed with AIDS when their CD4 count falls below 200 cells/mm 3 or if they develop Read more »
The Well Project

Women, Depression and HIV/AIDS

...Options Get Evaluated and Treated for Depression Depression Is More Common in Women While many people living with HIV (HIV-positive people) suffer from depression, it is more common in HIV-positive women than HIV-positive men. In some... Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
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What else could it be Please Help

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...blisters on my bottom lip and inside cheeks that scab into red dots Lastly Im tired and have extreme stress and anxiety If it isnt HIV what could it be So far everyone on this board has blammed stress because my only source of exposure was open... Read more »

oral sex question

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
One week ago, she only performed oral sex for me, during sucking, I wore condom for protection. After that, the head of my penis accidentally touched with the surface of the condom(there was some fluid) . I worry to be inflected!! what is the risk... Read more »

HIV from saliva?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Hi do you think it's possible i got HIV from saliva? a small amount (i'd say 10 drops of saliva but it could be less) got on my hair and my shirt and i don't know if it got anywhere Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...Exploring: NIAID, NIH, U.S. DHHS March 2005 HIV Infection and AIDS: An Overview INTRODUCTION AIDS (acquired immunodeficiency syndrome) was first reported in the United States Read more »