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am i at risk? Please help so I can get some rest...

hey there.. I worked in the massage business for 2 months and always always used a condomn..i got out of it now..my worry is when I would used 2 get them hard and put the condomn on then give a bj..im worried that if they had any precum on their...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,It's refreshing to hear from someone on the other end of the rub-and-tug business rather than the usual clueless, guilt-ridden, married clients getting a happy ending rubdown! Your worries (like so many of the clients') are unwarranted. The... Read more »

BJ and swallowed

Hello Dr Bob!I'm 22 YO and I'm writing from Venezuela... I've been reading this forum for more than... Read more »

Insertive Oral Sex, Is PEP warranted?

Dr. Bob, Thank you for taking the time to answer my question. I formerly had a partner who smoked... Read more »
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The Well Project

Oral Sex: What's the Real Risk for HIV?

Table of Contents Studies on the Risks of Oral Sex Tips for Safer Oral Sex Taking Care of Yourself The chances of HIV being transmitted from an HIV+ person to an HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily... Read more »
The Well Project

Older Women: At Risk for HIV Infection

Table of Contents Older Women: An Overlooked Group Calling Attention to Transmission and Prevention Getting Tested for HIV HIV began mostly as a disease of young men, but today the epidemic impactspeople of all ages, including older... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Safer Injection Guidelines That Can Reduce Health Risks Including Getting Infected With HIV or Hep

It is safest to use a new, sterile syringe and equipment (including cotton, filters, caps, spoons, cookers and alcohol swabs) every time you inject. You can get new syringes in exchange for used ones at needle exchange programs or you can... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Safer Sex Guidelines

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Your thoughts on my risk...help me to relax

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Over the past 6 months I have had 3 encounters. One unprotected oral (I was insertive) along with protected anal. Then two more insertive unprotected orals. Six weeks after the last encounter I had an ELISA test done which came back negative. ... Read more »

i am very scared!

Posted by ozyoi, 1 Reply
hi, please help me! i had sex with a sex worker, vaginal sex with condom on and unprotected oral (she gave me BJ), four weeks ago. I went back to her two weeks ago and only had unprotected mutual oral (giving and receiving) and no sex. now i am... Read more »

Test Ordered

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Well, here goes nothing. I ordered two home tests today. I am the one that has posted several times because I had a "Low risk" encounter in a bath house. (had two guys perform oral sex on me and one rim me). The CDC said I should not even worry... Read more »

Some help please

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi, I have a few questions. Can I get HIV (or any other STD's) from.. 1) giving a blowjob - no swallowing, no oral contact with pre-cum or semen 2) getting rimmed (for like 5 minutes, had never done it before) 3) receiving cunnilingus All of... Read more »