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Headache After Vaginal Sex With Condom Does It Mean I Have HIV

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Transgender Health and HIV

...Augmentation mammoplasty: breast enlargement using saline-filled implants. Penectomy: removal of the penis and shortening of the urethra. Clitoroplasty: creation of a clitoris using tissue from the "head" of the penis (glans). Vaginoplasty: creation of a "neovagina" out of skin from the penis (penile inversion) or tissue from the lining of the colon (colon resection). Labiaplasty: creation of labia minora and majora out of skin from the...
Ask the Experts

Gone crazy

Ho doctor, I have been going crazy the last few months. In August I had protected sex with an escort in Canada. I received unprotected Oral Sex and protected vaginal sex. I developed and NGU after the oral I went to my doctor a week later and he...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...insertive oral sex carries only a very slight risk for acquiring HIV. Protected sex (any orifice) is "protected," assuming the latex condom was used properly and didn't fail (break).Some STDs, such as NGU, are much easier to contract than HIV... Read more »

HIV Query

Hi,I am 26 years old man. I had sex with one of my old girl-friend on 3rd July, 2010. On that day we met and decided to have sex after a long time. After warming-up (had some mouth to mouth smooches) she helped me to wear the condom using her own...
Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Response from Joseph McGowan, M.D., F.A.C.P.

North Shore University Hospital
...I am sorry to hear that you are feeling unwell.The situation you describe would be a very very low risk to transmit HIV (assuming your girlfriend was infected). There was no break in the skin (ulcers or sores on your penis or fingers), which, if Read more »

Insertive Oral Sex

Hi Dr BobYour website is amazing and I'll be making a donation to the cause.I was in Thailand recently and had 2 sexual encounters with prostitutes. The first was protected vaginal sex. It lasted 5-10 mins and I came in the condom, tied it off. When...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...encounter #1, protected sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex condom was used properly and did not break. Having residual vaginal fluids on your hands for 30 minutes before masturbating is not an HIV-transmissions risk.As for encounter #2,... Read more »

Protected sex but feeling unstable

Hi, Dr.I am having a really crazy anxiety even if I used a condom.I was in China for a 2 weeks business trip and had protected sex with a chinese sex worker. I was a little drunken at the time but remember I had condom on when I had vaginal sex. I...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...anxiety and irrational fears of being HIV infected. Condom-protected sex is indeed protected, assuming the latex (or polyurethane) condoms are used properly and do not fail (break).If you remain worried (and clearly you are), get a single... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Understanding Genital Herpes

...touching the infected area during an outbreak, and wash your hands after contact with that area. Do not have sexual contact (vaginal, oral, or anal) from the time of your first genital symptoms until your symptoms are completely gone. ... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet


...closed at one end. Condoms have been used for hundreds of years to prevent pregnancy by keeping a man's semen out of a woman's vagina. Condoms also help prevent diseases that are spread by semen or by contact with infected sores in the genital... Read more »
AIDS Foundation of Chicago

The Faith in Prevention Training Manual: Tools for Your HIV/AIDS Ministry

...glasses, food, pets, or swimming pools. You also cannot get HIV from mosquitoes. HIV is primarily found in the blood, semen, vaginal fluid, or the breast milk of an infected person. 1 HIV is transmitted in 3 main ways: Having sex (anal,... Read more »
The Well Project

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

...HIV-negativeperson depends on the type of contact. HIV is most easily transmitted throughunprotected (no condoms) anal sex, unprotected vaginal sex, and sharinginjection drug equipment. Oral sex has been shown to be less risky than these... Read more »
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Extremely Anxious (Esmeralda and other experts)

Posted by fcj3, 1 Reply day after that test I noticed sores on my penis and began freaking out once more, after going to my GP she prescribed me a vaginal cream to put on my penis since according to her was a fungal infection that went away a week after using the... Read more »

am i? worried! still sane...losing it day by day.

Posted by innerpeacedude, 5 Replies
...was a virgin and 4weeks back, I had an encounter with 2 different sex workers. Day 1 I had unprotected oral as I licked her vagina for about a minute max. then I felt guilty I stopped. No sex with her. Day 2 I had another encounter with a... Read more »

Oral Sex causing HIV?

Posted by jinLA, 4 Replies
...behavior. I was in China and received oral sex from a massage girl who had what appeared to be a cold with sore throat (also vaginal sex with a condom). This occurred approximately 15 days ago. I felt completely fine for the next 10 days when... Read more »

really scared

Posted by abra1, 3 Replies
...going out at weekends etc, sleeping with numerous women my age from my local nightlife in aberdeen scotland. I rarely use a condom because i am to drunk to remember - stpid i know. I am really worried i have got HIV, my friends make fun of it but... Read more »