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Does The Hep B Vaccination Work Post-sex

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Hebatitis B vacination and HIV Test (HEPATITIS B VACCINE AND HIV TESTS, 2009)

Dear Doctor,I have just proceeded a donation and wondering how to do a blank donations to be directly withdrawn from my accounts quarterly, a small amount but feel to do it.I have searched troughs your treads and did not find such subject posed...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...stuff them in the envelope, stamp and post them as well.) Stay well. Your results to date are extremely encouraging! Dr. Bob Hep B and HIV Test... $100 donationJun 15, 2009 I asked a question yesterday regarding possible exposure and testing but... Read more »

Hep B Vaccine not working

I've taken the Hepatitis B vaccine at least three times now. Once involved me coming in once a week... Read more »

Mumps vaccine confusion

I work in the medical field and am starting a new job fairly soon,during my pre-employement... Read more »
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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Status Report on HIV Vaccine Development

...role for neutralizing antibodies. Because sterilizing immunity does not appear to be either feasible or (as with measles and hepatitis B) perhaps even necessary to prevent disease, however, vigorous production of CTLs -- along with Th1 helper... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

A Comprehensive Immunization Strategy to Eliminate Transmission of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States

...have responded to hepatitis B vaccination with anti-HBs concentrations of > 10 mIU/mL do not require additional passive or active immunization after an HBV exposure and do not need further periodic testing to assess anti-HBs concentrations. ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Vaccinations and HIV

...Hepatitis A is usually not serious but it can be for someone with a weakened liver. This includes people who are infected with hepatitis B or C. Two hepatitis A vaccine shots can protect you for about 20 years. Hepatitis B can cause serious... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

HIV Health Checklist

...lasts for about 5 years in people with HIV. Hepatitis (See fact sheet 506 ): Two hepatitis A vaccine shots are given. Hepatitis B vaccine is a series of three shots. There is no vaccine for hepatitis C . Flu shots are recommended in... Read more »
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Any other guys out there had Hepatitis-B??

Posted by MarkyMark, 9 Replies
...that this was such a big problem in the gay comminity, all I ever heard about was HIV, and furthermore I always practiced safe sex! If I had known there was a vaccine to prevent this altogether I would sooo have done it PERIOD!. I would really... Read more »

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Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...possibilities of being infected with Hepatitis B from a relation with a woman via vaginal without protection? Many sites claim that the Hep B virus is transmitted thru sexual contact but they dont tell exactly what is the way, I mean the pages I... Read more »

Confused

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... Question 1: How soon should I test for Hep B? Recently the condom broke when I was performing insertive anal intercourse. I will get an HIV antibody test in 6 months, but Read more »

Took all the major tests!

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...sore throat, became fatigue easily, and itchy rectum & groin area. So I went to the doctor and demanded to be tested for HIV, HEP B, HEP C, Syphillis, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and it came back negative except for high cholestrol. It gave me peace of... Read more »