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Hiv And Hot Tubs

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Anal fissure, hot tub and HIV

Hi there,My name is Damien and I recently went to a sauna. I stayed in the hot tub (which, by the way, is not hot at all and very small) for about 20 minutes and got out only to find out that people had sex there. I was told by a guy that he once...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello Damien,Your HIV-acquisition risk from soaking in a "not hot at all" hot tub that had been spunked up by horned-up hotties before you got in is nonexistent.Regarding your anal fissure, you should have that Read more »

hot tubs

What is your take on Hiv+ and being in hot tubs. I know they are a source of many bacterias. Read more »

Risk in hot tubs again

Hi, rick! Sorry to trouble you again, but reading some of the recent questions about the survival... Read more »
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Hot Topics at The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums, July 6, 2009

...is quick and anonymous -- click here to get started ! STRANGE BUT TRUE   Can You Get HIV From a Hot Tub? I was given a handjob in a hot Jacuzzi tub, and I ejaculated in the tub. However, I noticed that about five... Read more »
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What Is the Craziest Myth You've Heard About HIV/AIDS?

...ones -- we actually did this one when we were doing risk assessment. The risk assessment game goes, "If I were sitting in a hot tub naked with someone who has HIV, can I get HIV?" My sister was like, "Yeah, if they're sitting in there naked,... Read more »
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Life, Love, Sex, HIV and Other Unscheduled Events

...delay disclosure until mutual trust was established with a partner? Well, that would depend on what state or country the hot hot tub of hotties was located. In Iowa, an HIVer who had an undetectable viral load was sentenced to 25 years in prison... Read more »
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It's a Virus, Not a Crime!

...delay disclosure until mutual trust was established with a partner? Well, that would depend on what state or country the hot hot tub of hotties was located. In Iowa, an HIVer who had an undetectable viral load was sentenced to 25 years in prison... Read more »
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need some answers

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...getting infected from vaginal intercourse from one time exposure? With someone's status unknown and not sure of ejaculation in a hot tub. Read more »

Hot Tubs

Posted by nez, 3 Replies
...Hello people I have tested Negative a few times now and tonight I went to a Hot Tub where gay men go to have sex I was there alone and now I am scared that I could have put myself at risk again. I asked the owners Read more »

shower stalls and hot tbs

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Has there been a study to see if people have gotten infected from shower stalls or hot tubs ? Read more »

folliculitis common for HIV?

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
...I have developed severe folliculitis on my inner legs, and in my pubic hair. Is this worrisome for HIV? Can dry skin cause it? Read more »