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Aids and Fleas

Hello Dr.BobI have a question a bit strange but it really happened to me:I have a nasty habit of biting my nails. The other day I killed a flea to a dog that belongs to my neighbour (she has Aids), and soon realized I was gnawing on the nail with...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hi,HIV transmission via a squished and then ingested dog flea from a positively charged neighbor's pooch?No, of course not. Frevinsakes! Read more »

Can scabies mite carry hiv and make infection ?

Dear Doctor...Thanks for your time.Some 3 months back I met with a sex worker in INDIA/Bangalore.I... Read more »

bed bugs blood... (BEDBUGS, 2011)

Noticing that there is a strong distinctive odor when I've killed a few. I wonder if there is a... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, December 14, 2010

...like toothbrushes, but is it possible to contract hepatitis B or C from sharing a cigarette? STRANGE BUT TRUE   HIV and Fleas: A Real Nail-Biter I have a nasty habit of biting my nails. The other day I killed a flea on a dog that... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Florida: Groups Will Offer Free and Anonymous Tests

... Local groups are marking National HIV Testing Day on Friday with free food and a showing of the HIV-themed movie "One Week." The Tampa Bay AIDS Network will administer Read more »
The Well Project

Women and HIV/AIDS

...than womenstill have HIV in the US, women are catching up. In some countries, HIV+ womenoutnumber HIV+ men. The proportion of HIV/AIDS cases among women has more than tripled from 8percent in 1985 to an alarming 27 percent in 2008. That means... Read more »
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How to Spot HIV/AIDS Fraud

... What Is HIV/AIDS Fraud? Warning Signs of an HIV Fraud Common Sense About Unproven Treatments Questions You Should Ask Take Your Read more »
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Going back into the HIV closet.

Posted by Mike_B, 5 Replies
...I started being more open about my HIV status about a year ago. I thought it would help with my guilt and shame. It hasn't. On the contrary, I feel more isolated Read more »

HIV

Posted by shadow1
...easy as just having someone touch you, grind on you, jack you off, etc. There are very few ways that this disease is spread. HIV is spread: 1. by having sex without a condom. Vaginal and anal sex carries a high risk. The risk of getting HIV... Read more »

just HOW low is the risk of HIV from oral sex?

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have read on the other forums from the doctors and experts replies have said countless number of times that the risk of HIV from unprotected oral sex is extremely, extremely low. And am wondering just how exactly low the risk is? I have... Read more »

vaginal fluids/menstral cycle

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
A girlfriend of mine cheated on me, but did not have sex with her, she told me that they only kissed, well she also went swimming with this other girl and they switched bathing suits bottoms, she was telling me she was concerned because in less than... Read more »