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Spotlight Series: HIV Stigma and Discrimination

Gender Affected By Mouth Thrush

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Protect Oral Sex - Mouth Thrush

Hi Dr, I visited a women , She gave me blowjob while I was wearing a Condom , which was intact and didn't broken(verified) . Now it is 17days I had a Single Mouth Thrush just beside UVULA, no other symptoms noticed .1.Do HIV ARS symptoms appear in...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation to evaluate the problem if necessary. If it is thrush, he will further evaluate why you might have it (there are many potential underlying conditions that are associated with thrush).Responding to your specific questions:1. Generally HIV... Read more »

Time to set safe sex straight! (COMING OUT OF THE CLOSET, 2011)

Dear Dr Bob, I am so thankful you are here but its time to set people like me straight! I have... Read more »

re scared straight

Here is how I see it. Correct me if I am wrong. Chances of me getting HIV from giving a blow job... Read more »
Project Inform

Systemic Candidiasis

...the mouth and throat, burning and an altered sense of taste (often described as "bad"). Creamy white or yellowish coatings or spots on the mouth and throat are also common. Thrush is rare if a person's CD4+ cell count is above 500, but outbreaks... Read more »
The Body

What Are the Symptoms of HIV and AIDS?

... When it comes to the symptoms of HIV/AIDS, there are three major points to keep in mind: There's a big difference between the symptoms of HIV and the symptoms of advanced HIV, also known as AIDS. Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

What Is AIDS?

... What Does "AIDS" Mean? How Do You Get AIDS? What Happens if I'm HIV Positive? How Do I Know if I Have AIDS? Is There a Cure for AIDS? For More Information What Does "AIDS" Mean? AIDS Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Women and HIV: The Impact of Sex/Gender on Antiretroviral Therapy and Its Complications

...[HRT] by those who are postmenopausal. While we are all aware of changing attitudes as far as using HRT, if we are going to use oral contraceptives in HIV-infected women, we need to understand that there are significant drug interactions between... Read more »
Connect With Others

Unprotected oral is not risk-free!

Posted by SuperAnxious, 4 Replies
...Hi All, Technically I had several exposures due to unprotected oral sex, but the most recent one is probably consider the most risky: 1. 1st exposure on 2/28/09 I Read more »

Afraid. Are they signs? How risky?

Posted by Onsen3, 2 Replies
...masturbated with him. I got tested and I was negative. Eventually the pain got to me and I made a huge mistake. I went out and posted too however what I did was far riskier. I was involved in kissing, I was fingered, and I received oral and anal... Read more »

Dieying of worries

Posted by Norge, 1 Reply
...Thats all which is freking me out. Just after 15 minutes of the sex session I got headache and it remained for 4 days. I have thrush (white things on tongue) and I have always had thrush problems. Feeling some muscle pain and back pain (which I... Read more »

I need your help!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...test at April 7, and it was negative it is safe to assume hiv is not my issue? its been 4+ months over last unprotected oral exposure in Dec, and around 45 days since protected insertive oral for 2-3 mins. I have no other symptoms other then... Read more »