Herpes After Sharing Vibrators Worried I Have HIV
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Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesI have recently read some messages with a bit of acid in their words, Im not going to enter in particular discussions about it. I only hope all of them that are worried to be HIV negative and meanwhile, as they choose to be here at this forum, they... Read more »
Posted by arjun, 3 RepliesDear Doctor,
I can understand HIV will not transmit in this way, but put my mind at rest I am asking this question.
I have severe back pain, so went for Ayurvedic Massage (Professional).
Had a massage, full oil on my body So, the person wiped... Read more »
Posted by blackwinterday, 1 ReplyDear Expert,
I am new to this forum! Firstly, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you!
I am scared over the incident told below!
Recently, I was diagnosed with hemorrhoids so I always wipe off my vagina and anus after urinating. I always... Read more »
Posted by marky87, 1 Replyok so I am very scared. Please no sarcasm about what I am worried about. I am a 23 year old male. Very healthy and active guy. I am in combat sports and I am tested regularly. However I haven't even had sex in quite some time. I was tested in... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesYeah 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 »
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University of North CarolinaHello there-First, there have been many a vibrator sold over the years and there is not a single case of any of them being tampered with in an attempt to transmit HIV. Secondly, there is no way that HIV could survive on said contaminated vibrator... Read more »
The Robert James Frascino AIDS FoundationHi Heather,No, I would not recommend you spend any money (let alone $375!) on HIV testing. HIV does not survive very long at all outside the body. Consequently, your HIV risk is essentially nonexistent. For the record, however, I still don't... Read more »
University of North Carolina - Chapel HillI too am glad to hear of the no-return policy for sex toys and seems should be near the top of the list of Really Good Ideas. Also good news is that HIV does not like to live on plastic (even molded, life-like plastic). It will die, miserable,... Read more »
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