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Re: HIV Blowjob

Dr. Wohl, I'm cutting and pasting your reply earlier because you said so :-) But I have a quick and more specific question: Is it possible to contract HIV by RECEIVING blow job from some one? I know it is possible by GIVING someone.. Your...
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Nope. Now herpes, syphilis, the clap, and other nasties - different story.D... Read more »

Sore throat after giving a blowjob

Hello,I am writing because I am worried I might be infected with an STD. After reading all the... Read more »

hiv blowjob

is it possible to contract hiv from a blow job?... Read more »
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Protected Blowjob+Handjob

Posted by indian_guy, 1 Reply
I am a male who engaged in following sexual activities with a female prostitute in notorious red light area (serving lot of customers one after the other) - bed seemed untidy - is that a worry?:
(i) Handjob without protection.
(ii) Protected blow job... Read more »

sorry.. not HIV.. question about Herpes?!

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
Yeah i posted before about my worry about infection of some other STD...

Someone replied that you cannot contract HSV2 from oral sex (someone gave me head). I read this on some other site..
However, when i called the aids and sexual health hotline,... Read more »

Hiv, Herpes or nothing

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
I was wondering if anyone has had this problem. Well first to let you all know, my sexual history hasn't really been much of a history. I have been with the same person sexually for over 5 years now. Everything is cool. Only mishap was a blowjob... Read more »

Blowjobs!

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hey Everybody?

Can you get hiv from getting a blowjob? It seems like you never hear of or see people who are getting blowjobs wear condoms. Some people say NO RISK and then there are others who say LOW RISK. The explanation is that if there is... Read more »