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French Kissing Negative At 16 Weeks

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Re: Desperate and Begging (KISSING)

Hello,Thank you for answering my question, but I fear I left out an important detail! The man I was making out with had dried lips and a white, dry like skin was present on his lips and likely transferred to mine. I may have even ingested some of...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...dont think that either I or the other guys gums were bleeding. Wouldnt I have noticed? Incidentally, I was tested for HIV 9-10 weeks after this incident, (but not because of this incident) and my test was negative. I would greatly prefer to be... Read more »


DR. BobI want to start by saying that I think what you do is amazing. I am sending a donation in... Read more »

Desperate and Begging (KISSING)

Dear Bob,I am begging, pleading with you to answer my question, no matter how silly it may seem.I... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Stopping the Spread of HIV

...antiretroviral drugs (ARVs). This is called "post exposure prophylaxis" or PEP. You would take two or three medications for several weeks. These drugs can decrease the risk of infection, but they have some serious side effects. Fact Sheet 156 ... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

...Yes The only time you're likely to develop any symptoms of HIV is during the "acute" phase, which lasts for six to 12 weeks after you've been infected. Once that period ends, you may well go years without your body giving away any sign... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

HIV Testing

...hours, but most test sites send samples to outside labs, where they are tested in batches, so you may have to wait one to two weeks for results. Beyond the Window Period ELISA tests are very rarely "false negative." This means if you have a... Read more »
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HIV Testing 101

...nervous, scared or even a little paranoid when you think you've put yourself at risk for HIV. An HIV test -- taken at least six weeks after the risky event -- can answer that question. Approved HIV tests are extremely reliable. There's even a... Read more »
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Well kiss my grits....NEGATIVE

Posted by Regret101, 3 Replies
...the support. I have a lot of personal issues to deal with and need to take some time off of looking ENDLESSLY at HIV info. 8 weeks is almost a def. but not yet. I still have some symptoms (tingling in my feet and hands) but I also have a lot... Read more »

A kiss to kill?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply lip. I kissed somebody, but not deep kissing. I ate her, but just barely and only briefly and my lip didn't touch hers. A week later she was pretty sick (sore throat, cough and fever). I have no possibilities of having any type of STD but she... Read more »

can it happen from a kiss

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
... But after i found my self having a cut in my lipls i did consider it a risk and i went and got tested at 2 month and i was negative, but still my worries are getting over me and i dont know if i have to take another test. Read more »

Negative at 13 weeks

Posted by worriedgirl, 4 Replies
...this site in a time when I felt lost and alone. The world needs more people like all of you here. God bless you all! Hugs and Kisses xoxo Read more »