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what are chances of getting Hiv with a condom?

...have a question The guy I have been having sex with is a HIV positive bottom.I'm a Top and HIV negative.what are my odds of getting HIV if I use a condom everytime with him and only a top with him?HIs count is also low to undetectable.What are my...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,We don't have an estimated-risk statistic for the scenario you describe. However, what I can tell you is that HIV cannot permeate intact latex. No way. No how! Consequently, if you use a latex condom properly and it doesn't fail, your... Read more »

Risk of Getting HIV from HIV- Partner (SUPERINFECTION)

What is the risk of getting infected with HIV through anal intercourse (insertive) without using protection, while both partner are known to be HIV-?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...I would not be willing to take personally. Good luck, Boys. There may be some more information on this topic presented at an HIV/AIDS medical meeting in your hometown scheduled for February 2005. Stay posted to this site and I'll keep you posted... Read more »

Am I getting hiv+ after first time?

My question is my partner is hiv+ and I am negative.. I had unprotected anal sex first time with his load in me even top on him several times and oral sex had load in my mouth. Am I possibiity getting getting poz first time?
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...possible. I recommend you only practice safer sex latex condoms and water-based lube for all insertive sex! You'll also need to get HIV tested at the three-month mark. And because you had a significant, documented HIV exposure, if your first... Read more »

Concern about getting HIV through a needle during blood test

Hello Dr. Bob. I know you are a busy person. I have been reading a lot on you site and kindly wnat to ask you to respond to me. I will donate $ 100.00. I cannot eat, cannot sleep, have a child...that required my attention. It is really hard for me...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...should be able to give you a referral to a therapist to help in this regard.Thanks for your donation to The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation ( hope you're soon WOO-HOOing rather than worrying.Be well. Dr. Bob Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Reducing the Risk of Getting HIV From Sexual Activities

...Practice Safer Sex? Most people are inclined to think that people who practice safer sex are only those who are concerned about getting HIV from their partners because they don't know their sexual partner(s)' HIV status or they know if their... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Internet Underused in Getting Word Out About HIV/AIDS

...friendship and for sexual encounters. Men who have sex with men (MSM) are increasingly meeting online -- posing a challenge to HIV/AIDS outreach workers accustomed to presenting prevention messages in person. Though it has not previously had a... Read more »
Project Inform

In California, ADAP Gets a Boost -- but HIV/AIDS Advocates Push for More Help

...Francisco, Calif. -- Project Inform has applauded Governor Schwarzenegger for providing an additional $97 million for California's AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) in his 2010 budget proposal released today. ADAP assures access to anti-HIV... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York: Dutchess Gets Cash to Help HIV/AIDS Patients

...grant. "This additional funding will help us to continue to enhance and develop necessary services to help all those impacted by HIV/AIDS," said Steinhaus. Blacks account for a disproportionate 46 percent of local HIV cases, compared to 28... Read more »
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Chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis

Posted by Antre, 1 Reply
...Hi. I would like to ask about the chances of getting HIV when you have dermatitis and touch body fluids. Moreover what are the chances if these body fluids where out of the body for Read more »

my chances of getting HIV...

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...worried the condom may have broke. I plan to get tested ASAP but in the meantime can someone please tell me the odds of a top getting HIV from a positive bottom through a broken condom? Any help would be appreciated. Read more »

Incidence of women getting HIV

Posted by Anonymous
...tracking HIV cases, more women have been getting infected through sex than drug use. According to the data, the number of women getting HIV from sexual partners not known to have risk factors for the disease has risen to more than 40 percent of... Read more »

Chances of getting HIV

Posted by cookie, 3 Replies
...Hi, One day at school, i found a drop of blood on my skin and i don't know who it was. I want to ask the cances of me getting HIV and how much blood is needed to transmit HIV? Thx Read more »