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Harm Reduction And Condom Failure

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condom failed (HARM REDUCTION STRATEGIES FOR MAGNETIC COUPLES, 2009)

I am an hiv neg. female, my boyfriend has been hiv pos. for 20 years.and his viral load has always been undetectable.3 nights ago,after sex, we realized the condom had come off and was still inside me,it took some digging, but he got it out.and it...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,Condom failure does place you at some degree of risk for HIV. That your positive boyfriend has an undetectable HIV plasma viral load would significantly Read more »

"Dealing with HIV+ Fiance' when I have OCD (HARM REDUCTION STRATEGIES FOR MAGNETIC COUPLES, 2009)

Dear Dr. Fascino: I've never seen this ? before but is there any advice on the day-to-day dealing... Read more »

Unreadable results (HARM REDUCTION FOR INJECTION DRUG USE, 2010)

A family member had HIV and STD tests done at local clinic. All the results for STDs were negative.... Read more »
Articles
AIDS InfoNet

Harm Reduction and HIV

... What Is Harm Reduction? Harm Reduction in Action Harm Reduction and HIV Challenges to Harm Reduction Is Harm Reduction Legal? Harm Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Condom Failure Among Men Receiving Sexually Transmissible Infection Clinic Services, Cape Town, South Africa

...these benefits are compromised if the condom breaks or tears. In the current study, the researchers set out to examine condom failure and behavioral risk factors associated with condom failure in a group of South African men at high risk for HIV... Read more »
The Body

Under the Radar: July 21

...an average of 1.4% in cities that primarily used low "dead space" syringes. While these findings may spark new strategies in harm reduction, it should be noted that all needle-syringe sharing is still a risk. Nobody Puts Female Condom in the... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Condoms

... What Are Condoms? What Are They Made Of? How Are Condoms Used? Using a Male Condom Using a Female Condom Nonoxynol-9 Condom Myths Read more »
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condom failure during menstrual cycle

Posted by vendredisoir, 1 Reply
...of knowing I once again put myself at risk (there was a LOT of alcohol involved, which probably led to the human error condom failure). I was just tested a couple months ago and swore I wouldn't put myself in this position again, that henceforth... Read more »

NYC Harm Reduction

Posted by Robert1
...New York Harm Reduction Educators, Inc (NYHRE) is New Yorks largest harm reduction/ syringe exchange program. Its mission is HIV prevention and comprehensive Read more »

Condom Failure Modes?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...The three main failure modes for condoms that I know of are a) failure to use one b) slipping off c) breakage - and they usually break in a big way Read more »

Harm Reduction in New York City

Posted by SLippek
...Program. This is an excellent opportunity for an energetic, principled person who is interested in shaping the future of a truly harm reduction-based program. Responsibilities: Provide advocacy and referral services to connect clients with the... Read more »