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Has Anyone Gotten Hiv From Blood On Floor

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Dr Bob please help i stepped in a drop of blood on the floor.

I steped on a drop of blood on a floor. I had two tiny cuts on my feet and want to know if i at risk i will be getting tested. Dr Bob can you please please tell me how i can donate i don't have a credit card is it possible i can send a 100...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
Hi,Your HIV risk from the situation you describe is so remote as to be essentially nonexistent. Should you decide to get HIV tested the results will undoubtedly be negative. Donation information for The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation can be... Read more »

Can blood spill on floor cause infection?

Hi im a phlebotomist i work for a hematology/ oncology doc abd i think i am suffering from anxiety... Read more »

Can Hep C be gotten thru taking reputable blood labs monitoring my HIV stuff?

"Finally, sexual transmission of hepatitis C can occur although it is not common. Safe sex... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

UN in Nairobi to Offer AIDS Drugs to Workers Who Clean Floors and Serve Food

The UN will offer AIDS drugs to cleaners, gardeners and other workers at its vast Nairobi complex who are not full-time UN employees, a top UN official in Kenya said Friday. The new policy will affect an estimated 390 workers who spend more than... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Sen. Reid Says He Will Try to Bring PEPFAR Legislation to Senate Floor on Wednesday

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) has said that he will attempt to bring legislation that would reauthorize the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief to the Senate floor on Wednesday, CQ Today reports (Graham-Silverman, CQ Today ,... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

House Rules Committee Takes Action on PEPFAR Reauthorization Bill Ahead of Floor Consideration

The House Rules Committee on Tuesday took action on a bill (HR 5501 ) that would reauthorize the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief ahead of floor consideration of the measure, which is scheduled for Wednesday, CQ Today reports... Read more »
AIDS United

Senate Begins Floor Debate of Immigration Reform Bill

On Friday, June 7, 2013, the Senate resumed consideration of S. 744: The Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act. The bill is expected to remain on the floor for at least two to three weeks as various Senators... Read more »
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touching wet blood on floor

Posted by 613, 4 Replies
These blood fears are sickening but here goes:

About 6-7 months ago in capoeira class I was doing a hand stand and there was a spot of blood on the floor. I accidentally got one of my fingers in it. I wiped it off on my pants as there was no water. I... Read more »

Could I have gotten . . .?

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
Hi, I'm not sure who to ask this question to, but I have been sitting
at home crying about my situation for the past day. Therefore, I feel like
I should ask somebody. Last Thursday night, I went to a concert. My friend
and I ran into a guy at a... Read more »

Has anyone gotten HIV this way?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply


Has anyone ever gotten HIV from a doctor visit? I realize the case in florida with the dentist is one such instance, but any others? I know I sound crazy but I am worried that my doctor intentionally infected me with a shot. I had ALL the... Read more »

could I have gotten aids from this

Posted by Anonymous, 6 Replies
I was out of town on business and one evening and had a few drinks, and I stopped into an adult bookstore. I was looking at all the video titles and began to get an erection. So I got a pocket full of tokens and went back into the video booth area.... Read more »